Both parties are interested in seeing Gaudin, who's trying to overcome carpal tunnel syndrome, pitch again. Gaudin's eligible for free agency after the season and would appreciate another chance or two to prove his worth. The Giants, who will seek pitching depth this offseason, would feel more comfortable about pursuing Gaudin if he can perform ailment-free.
Gaudin, 30, has not pitched since Aug. 16 at Miami.
Chris Haft is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.