Byung-Hyun Kim has signed a contract with Japan's Rakuten Golden Eagles.
Byung-Hyun Kim can opt out of his minor league contract with the Giants on March 15 if he feels he doesn't have a good shot of making the team.
ESPN.com reports that the Giants have signed Byung-Hyun Kim to a minor league contract.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that the Pirates have bought out Byung-Hyun Kim's contract for $300,000.
Byung-Hyun Kim gave up four more runs Wednesday, leaving him with an 18.00 ERA in four innings.
Byung-Hyun Kim surrendered two homers, scoring three runs, in his inning versus the Yankees on Thursday.
According to the Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Byung-Hyun Kim's one-year contract with the Pirates is not guaranteed and he's no lock to win a bullpen job.
Pirates signed RHP Byung-Hyun Kim, who had been with the Marlins, to a one-year, $850,000 contract.
The Pittsburgh Post Gazette reports that the Pirates have agreed to terms with Byung-Hyun Kim on a one-year contract.
The representatives of Byung-Hyun Kim have said that he is not interested in a minor league deal, something the Giants have offered him.
According to the San Francisco Chronicle, the Giants have offered a minor league contract to Byung-Hyun Kim.
Byung-Hyun Kim left Friday night's game with a blister on his right hand.
Byung-Hyun Kim left his start Friday after five innings with an undisclosed injury.
Byung-Hyun Kim matched his season high with 10 strikeouts versus the Nationals on Wednesday.