Giants place Samardzija on DL for third time with shoulder injury

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SFGate—Twice Jeff Samardzija has rehabbed the shoulder and pectoral injuries that have hounded him since spring training. Twice he returned and could not shake his ailments. So the Giants and the heretofore durable right-hander will try again. Samardzija went on the 10-day disabled list for the third time in 2018 on Sunday after he lasted four innings in Saturday night's 4-3 loss and again could not get loose early on. Team orthopedist Dr. Ken Akizuki will examine...

Giants place Jeff Samardzija on the DL, continuing his nightmare season and dashing trade hopes. Samardzija had been rumored to be available