Madison Bumgarner / San Francisco Giants

Madison Bumgarner Discusses Future With Giants

Posted On: Sep 20, 2018   |   Posted By: MLB Trade Rumors

Giants southpaw Madison Bumgarner discussed his future with the organization in a chat with Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle. It's certainly well worth a full read.
Bumgarner, 29, says that the club has yet to reach out regarding a possible contract extension. As things stand, he indicated, he's not sure what the team's intentions are as it prepares for an offseason of uncertainty.
Of course, it's certain that Bumgarner's 2019 option will be exercised. But it's at least possible to imagine the San Francisco club seeking offers after picking it up at a bargain $12MM rate. Despite some areas of concern that have arisen this year for the big lefty, there'd be plenty of demand for his services if he was made available.
Bumgarner says he hasn't entertained the thought that his time with the Giants could conceivably be nearing an end, explaining that he's “a one-day-at-a-time kind of guy.” Of course, he did also say that he'd “like to be my whole career,” so it seems fair to assume...

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