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Sabean Says Pence Will 'Be a Giant Next Year'
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San Francisco Giants general manager Brian Sabean can guarantee that outfielder Hunter Pence will be back with the team in 2013. He is not close to ready to make the same assurances with closer Brian Wilson. Sabean said Wednesday the Giants plan to tender a contract to Pence, even though the right fielder could be in line to make $13 million-plus in salary arbitration next season. Some media outlets have suggested the combination of Pence's big salary and his late struggles at the plate might prompt the Giants to consider cutting their ties and moving in a different direction with their outfield.

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