Tommy La Stella
1B,2B,3B - SF
Tommy La Stella has officially been signed to a three-year deal worth $18.75 million, according to the San Francisco Giants official Twitter page.
Last season, La Stella had a .281 BA, .370 OBP, and a .819 OPS, making him a great offensive weapon for the San Francisco Giants in the 2021 season.
Multiple outlets are reporting that the San Francisco Giants are finalizing a contract with free agent INF Tommy La Stella.
La Stella posted an .819 OPS in 55 games between the Angels and A's in 2020. The 31-year-old will function as a necessary left-handed hitter to the Giants' lineup. La Stella can play both second base and third base in San Francisco this season.
Tommy La Stella went 2-for-5 with an RBI as the A's lost to the Houston Astros 11-6 on Thursday, which ended their season.
La Stella picked up an RBI single in the top of the ninth inning with the game well out of reach. He was excellent for Oakland after coming over at the trade deadline, slashing .289/.369/.423 with one home run and 11 RBI over 97 at-bats. The impending free agent should garner some interest on the open market after his stellar 2020 season.
Tommy La Stella (elbow) is batting second and playing second base on Thursday against the Astros.
La Stella was removed from Wednesday's Game 3 after taking a pitch off his elbow. X-rays came back negative, however.
X-rays on Tommy La Stella's elbow came back negative.
La Stella was removed from Wednesday's ALDS Game 3 against the Astros after being hit by a pitch on the elbow. He's considered day-to-day. La Stella homered before exiting.