The San Francisco Geezers

After watching guys like Moyer, Maddux and Clemens perform so well, the San Francisco Giants have decided to add some more old-timers.

Updated: August 24, 2006, 12:55 PM ET
By Jim Caple | Page 2

The Phillies geared up for the wild-card race by trading for 43-year-old Jamie Moyer over the weekend -- and he won his first start Tuesday to move Philly over .500. The Dodgers, meanwhile, traded for 40-year-old Greg Maddux at the deadline and he's 2-0 for them. And the Astros signed 44-year-old Roger Clemens in June, and he's 5-4 with a 2.68 ERA.

While those have been successful veteran additions, the trendsetters in this strategy remain the Giants, who Off Base has learned are planning ...

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