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SAN FRANCISCO - Jake Peavy had no problem being patient as the San Francisco Giants pursued re-signing Pablo Sandoval and went after Jon Lester. Howard Johnson Jersey .Peavy knew where he wanted to be. Anyway, he needed a bit of downtime to recharge and discuss his options with family after the thrill of winning another championship and to get a feel for his first free agency experience.I wasnt Jon Lester, lets get this straight, Peavy said good-naturedly Tuesday after finalizing a $24 million, two-year contract that came together last week. I wasnt flying around.Peavy will receive a $4 million signing bonus, $7 million next season and $13 million in 2016. The contract includes a full no-trade provision and award bonuses.A 33-year-old right-hander, Peavy helped Boston win the 2013 World Series and was traded to San Francisco on July 26. After beginning 1-9 with Boston, Peavy went 6-4 with a 2.17 ERA in 12 starts for San Francisco. He was 1-2 in four post-season outings as the Giants won their third title in five years.I just appreciate Jake sticking with us this free-agent process, assistant general manager Bobby Evans said. Were thrilled to have him back. We certainly wouldnt have accomplished what we did in 2014 without him. Couldnt see going forward without him. His contributions last year were a game-changer for us. His presence in the clubhouse, on the bench, his influence on that club was significant.Peavy said he had some really nice offers but it wasnt all about the highest bidder — I wasnt chasing the most money — as he weighed what was best going forward following his 13th major league season.To be able to accomplish what we did last year was as special as anything I could ever imagine, he said. San Franciscos a special place. Its known across the land now, what the organizations been able to accomplish. How could you not as a professional athlete not want to be a part of what we have here now?Peavy is in the process of shipping a cable car for his expansive Alabama ranch. After winning with Boston in 2013, he bought a duck boat with Jonny Gomes encouragement. He eventually plans to hold camps and youth clinics on his property.Well do something before spring training and maybe send a picture out, he said of the iconic cable car. People will really enjoy seeing something me and my family brought home commemorating some of the happiest times in our lives.Reunited with his former San Diego manager Bruce Bochy, Peavy fit right in back in California.For me it was great to be reunited with Jake last year, Bochy said. He helped change our club. We dont get to the post-season without him. ... Im thrilled to have him back. To have a veteran presence like Jake gives us, the intensity and fire he plays with, its contagious.Peavy thanked the Giants for making arrangements so all of his family could get to San Francisco right away after the trade.Now, he would like to bring the city another World Series crown.Once you win, it does nothing but re-energize you and you want to win worse than you did previous to ever winning, Peavy said. San Francisco knows what I can do. I feel like I can be a really good major league baseball player. I wouldnt show up if I didnt think that I could go out and replicate what I did in August and September there, and I expect to do that.To clear roster space, the Giants sent left-hander Michael Kickham through waivers and he was claimed by the Cubs. Calvin Schiraldi Jersey .com) - Bradley Beals 22 points and seven rebounds helped the Washington Wizards erase a halftime deficit and top the Utah Jazz, 93-84, on Sunday. 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Lucas Peressini stopped 16-of-20 shots for the Frontenacs. --- STORM 5 GREYHOUNDS 3 SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. -- Justin Nichols made 39 saves as Guelph downed the Greyhounds for its fourth win in a row. Jason Dickinson, Justin Auger and Brock McGinn each had a goal and an assist for the Storm (42-9-3) while Zac Leslie and Pius Suter added single goals. Tyler GGaudet, Bryan Moore and Jean Dupuy scored for Sault Ste. Ralph Kiner Jersey. Marie (36-15-5). Matt Murray turned away 33-of-37 shots for the Greyhounds. --- SPIRIT 3 WHALERS 2 (SO) SAGINAW, Mich. -- Jesse Graham scored the winner in the ninth round of the shootout as the Spirit edged Plymouth. Jimmy Lodge and Dylan Sadowy scored in regulation for Saginaw (26-24-5), which halted a three-game losing streak. Zach Lorentz and Matt Mistele supplied the scoring for the Whalers (20-28-6). Jake Paterson made 27 saves for the Spirit while Plymouths Alex Nedeljkovic stopped 30 shots in defeat. --- RANGERS 5 STEELHEADS 0 KITCHENER, Ont. -- Logan Schmidt and Matia Marcantuoni scored 14 seconds apart in the second period as the Rangers blanked Mississauga. Kitcheners (20-32-2) Jordan DeKort only had to make 13 saves for the shutout while Mason Kohn, Doug Blaisdell and Ryan MacInnis also scored. Spencer Martin started in net for the Steelheads (21-31-4) but was pulled after allowing four goals on 26 shots. Chase Marchand took over to start the third period and stopped 15-of-16 shots. The Rangers went 1 for 4 on the power play while Mississauga went 0 for 1. --- SPITFIRES 6 WOLVES 3 SUDBURY, Ont. -- Sam Povorozniouk scored twice and Alex Fotinos made 39 saves as Windsor doubled up the Wolves. Ben Johnson had a goal and two assists for the Spitfires (34-19-2) and Remy Giftopoulos, Brady Vail and Ryan Foss each scored once. Sudbury (28-17-9) got goals from Nathan Cull, Trevor Carrick and Connor Crisp. Franky Palazzese kicked out 33-of-39 shots for the Wolves. --- GENERALS 6 67s 0 OSHAWA, Ont. -- Scott Laughton scored three times and set up one more and Ken Appleby made 20 saves as the Generals crushed Ottawa. Bradley Latour had a goal and three assists for Oshawa (35-15-5) and Josh Sterk and Dylan Smoskowitz had the others. Travis Konecny and Brendan Bell were both a team-worst minus-4 for the 67s (20-31-4). Ottawas Philippe Trudeau stopped 53-of-59 shots in defeat. ' ' '
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