Despite many potential fits, the Giants have left this role vacant since July

first_imgSCOTTSDALE, Ariz.–When the Giants traded Cory Gearrin to the Texas Rangers last July, they lost more than just a veteran reliever.The move also left them without a union representative.Seven months after the Giants sent Gearrin to Texas in a cost-cutting deal, the position he once held remains vacant.Gearrin took over for longtime rep Matt Cain last spring as the frontman for the Giants with the Major League Baseball Players Association and was always willing to discuss various issues around …last_img