April 12, 2021

Giants Designate Zack Cozart, Claim Jake Jewell (MLB Trade Rumors)

The Giants announced Monday that they’ve claimed right-hander Jake Jewell off waivers from the Angels and designated infielder Zack Cozart for assignment to clear roster space. San Francisco acquired Cozart from the Angels earlier this winter, though it was obvious at the time that the trade was effectively a means of purchasing a prospect; the Giants took on the remainder of Cozart’s $12MM salary in order to land 2019 first-rounder Will Wilson from the Halos in that swap.

More to come.

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