Possible waiver trade candidates
Jim Thome, Jason Giambi and Jeff Francis, among others, could be moved in August
The big postseason hero of 2010 was an afterthought upon joining his new team. Cody Ross hit safely in six of his first 35 at-bats after coming to San Francisco from Florida on a waiver claim on Aug. 22. He was the last guy you would have expected to rule October.
"The first couple of weeks, I came in and wasn't playing,'' Ross recalled. "I was used to playing every day, and it was a little bit of a grind. But I knew what the common goal was -- and that was for the team to win games. Obviously, ...
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