A day after they avoided arbitration with outfielder Angel Pagan on a one-year deal, the Giants did the same with their other big offseason acquisition.
Carlos Beltran, acquired by the Giants last season in a mid-year deal with the New York Mets for top pitching prospect Zack Wheeler, could be staying in the N.L. West in 2012.
The Giants will not offer arbitration to free agents Cody Ross or Pat Burrell, CSNBayArea.com has learned from a team source.
Jonathan Sanchez for Melky Cabrera is probably more than Jonathan Sanchez is worth.