Sources close to the situation have confirmed that Richard Giannotti has re-signed with the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs for the 2012 season.
Giannotti was a 38th round selection (1133rd overall) by the Anaheim Angels in 2004 out of The University of Miami.
He played three seasons in affiliated ball with the Angels and Cardinals organizations before coming to the Atlantic League with Nashua in 2008.
Giannotti joined the Southern Maryland in 2009. He has 12 home runs with 79 RBI's in three seasons with the Blue Crabs.