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Baseball notes: Giants acquire Marlon Byrd from Reds

Baseball notes: Giants acquire Marlon Byrd from Reds

The San Francisco Giants acquired outfielder Marlon Byrd and cash Thursday from the Cincinnati Reds to boost their injury-plagued outfield for the stretch run. Center fielder Angel Pagan is on the 15-day disabled list with an injured right knee. Left fielder Nori Aoki came off the seven-day concussion list Thursday ahead of the series opener at Pittsburgh, but right fielder Hunter Pence went on the DL with a strained left oblique. The 37-year-old Byrd hit .237 with 19 home runs and 42 RBIs in 96 games with the Reds. The Giants become his seventh team since 2012. Etc. The Detroit Tigers acquired left-hander Randy Wolf from the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations and announced he...

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