UPDATE ON JAN. 2: Giants reporter Amy Gutierrez says Brett Pill's physical has been completed, paving the way for him to join the Kia Tigers of the Korean League:
Pill passes physical w/Kia Tigers, and has been placed on release waivers today via #SFGiants— Amy Gutierrez (@AmyGGiants) January 2, 2014
With Brandon Belt entrenched at first base and the addition ofMichael Morse to play left field, there just wasn't room for Brett Pill.
On Saturday, the Giants agreed to send Pill to the KIA Tigers of the Korean Baseball Organization.
#SFGiants say Brett Pill to KIA Tigers is a done deal pending a physical. All parties agreed to terms. Physical won't happen til after Xmas.— Andrew Baggarly (@CSNBaggs) December 22, 2013
So Pill remains on Giants' 40-man roster until physical is completed.— Andrew Baggarly (@CSNBaggs) December 22, 2013