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Pence anticipates starting workouts after injury-marred Giants season

Hunter Pence paused when asked if he'll have a normal offseason.tmpplchld "I don't ever have a normal day," Pence said. "So probably not."tmpplchld This season certainly wasn't a normal one for Pence. The San Francisco Giants right fielder with the reputation for durability played in just 52 games, limited by a fractured forearm, wrist tendinitis and a strained oblique muscle. He continues to recover from the latter injury, which rendered him unable to unleash his trademark violent swing.tmpplchld Pence, though, said before Sunday's season finale between the Giants and Colorado Rockies that he hopes to be cleared soon from the oblique injury to start...