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Giants make Dyson deal official, option Calixte

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SAN FRANCISCO -- The Giants officially added right-hander Sam Dyson to the 25-man roster Friday, prompting them to option utility man Orlando Calixte to Triple-A Sacramento to clear roster room.

San Francisco acquired Dyson from Texas on Tuesday for a player to be named later. Dyson will wear No. 49. Texas designated him for assignment on June 2 after he went 1-6 with a 10.80 ERA and four blown saves in 17 outings.

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Giants officially added right-hander Sam Dyson to the 25-man roster Friday, prompting them to option utility man Orlando Calixte to Triple-A Sacramento to clear roster room.

San Francisco acquired Dyson from Texas on Tuesday for a player to be named later. Dyson will wear No. 49. Texas designated him for assignment on June 2 after he went 1-6 with a 10.80 ERA and four blown saves in 17 outings.

Recalled on May 30 when outfielder Mac Williamson was sent to Sacramento, Calixte batted .160 (4-for-25) in eight games. Calixte started six games in left field and one in right for the Giants, who have used 12 different left fielders this season.

Chris Haft has covered the Giants since 2005, and for MLB.com since 2007. Follow him on Twitter at @sfgiantsbeat and listen to his podcast.

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