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Ford Proctor: Let go by San Francisco
The Giants released Proctor on Monday.
Proctor reached the big leagues with the Giants for the first time late in the 2022 season, but he was outrighted off the 40-man roster in November and had fallen down the organizational depth chart at catcher thus far in 2023. Prior to his release, the 26-year-old played exclusively at Triple-A Sacramento this season, slashing .227/.356/.332 with six home runs and three stolen bases over 284 plate appearances.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Ford Proctor: Outrighted to Triple-A
Proctor was outrighted to Triple-A Sacramento on Wednesday.
Proctor spent the final few days of the regular season in the majors and went 2-for-18 with a homer, six RBI and three runs over seven games with the Giants. However, he'll lose his spot on the 40-man roster now that the offseason is underway.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Ford Proctor: Grand slam for first homer
Proctor went 1-for-2 with a grand slam in Thursday's 6-4 win over the Rockies.
Proctor made the start at second base Thursday. He hit a grand slam in his first at-bat, which was his first home run and second hit in the majors since his first call-up Sept. 24. He's hit 12 homers in each of his last two minor-league seasons. Proctor should continue to get some playing time as an infielder, as his natural position of catcher is occupied by Joey Bart and Austin Wynns.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Ford Proctor: Called up Saturday
Proctor was recalled from Triple-A Sacramento on Saturday.
Proctor was traded from the Rays to the Giants at the beginning of August and will make his major-league debut Saturday against Arizona. He's starting at the keystone and batting eighth against the Diamondbacks and will likely have a chance to carve out playing time in the big leagues after Luis Gonzalez (back) was placed on the 10-day injured list.... See More ... See Less
Giants' Ford Proctor: Traded to Giants
Proctor was traded to the Giants from the Rays on Monday in exchange for pitcher Jeremy Walker, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
The Giants were looking for catching depth and, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times, were willing to part with one of their many pitching arms in Walker.... See More ... See Less
Rays' Ford Proctor: Sent to minors
Proctor was optioned to minor-league camp Sunday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Proctor was in big-league camp with the Rays after being added to the 40-man roster in November, but he won't make the Opening Day roster. The 25-year-old spent the 2021 campaign at Double-A Montgomery and hit .247/.383/.425 with 12 home runs, 54 runs and 48 RBI in 97 games.... See More ... See Less
Rays' Ford Proctor: Added to 40-man roster
Proctor was added to the Rays' 40-man roster Friday, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.
Proctor, who turns 25 in a couple weeks, can play all over the infield and logged a 127 wRC+ at Double-A last season. He can do a little bit of everything, but is most likely a utility infielder, especially in this organization.... See More ... See Less
Rays' Ford Proctor: Added to 60-man pool
Proctor was added to the Rays' 60-man player pool Thursday, Juan Toribio of MLB.com reports.
A 23-year-old middle infielder who has yet to play above Low-A, Proctor has demonstrated a quality approach and hit tool in the lower levels, but he has yet to face age-appropriate competition in pro ball. He could be assigned to High-A or Double-A in 2021.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-1, 195 lbs|
|Birthplace: Beaumont, TX|
|Bats/Throws: L, R|