Patriots coach Bill Belichick, at an impromptu Saturday press conference, reiterated that he is confident his team "followed every rule to the letter" in terms of how it handled its footballs.
The Giants are reportedly one of several teams "showing strong interest" in Cuban second baseman Hector Olivera.
Looking to fill out their minor league system, the Giants have signed John Bowker and Brandon Hicks to minor league deals.
Trail Blazers star LaMarcus Aldridge has informed the organization that he wanted to postpone surgery and make an immediate return to the lineup.
Ryan Vogelsong was reportedly near an agreement with the Astros, but something happened on his trip to Houston that left him uncomfortable.