Cabrera has been reinstated after serving a 50-game suspension, but will not be part of the Giants’ roster when the begin NLCS against the Cardinals on Sunday.
“My positive test was the result of my use of a substance I should not have used,” Cabrera said. “I accept my suspension.”
Flashing their bright orange spikes and booming bats, the San Francisco sluggers keyed a five-run blitz against Justin Verlander in the first inning that sent the National League to an 8-0 romp over the American League.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Former Atlanta Braves outfielder Melky Cabrera has reached a preliminary agreement on a $1.25 million, one-year contract with the Kansas City Royals.