PHOENIX - AUGUST 30: Miguel Tejada #10 of the San Diego Padres on deck during the Major League Baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on August 30, 2010 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Diamondbacks defeated the Padres 7-2. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
The deal is pending a physical, the person told The Associated Press on Tuesday, speaking on condition of anonymity because the contract had not been finalized. A formal announcement could come later this week.
Giants general manager Brian Sabean has been eager to find a new shortstop this offseason. Renteria is a free agent, and Uribe completed a $21 million, three-year contract with the rival Dodgers on Tuesday.