SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Infielder Joaquin Arias has agreed to a $925,000, one-year contract with the San Francisco Giants to avoid salary arbitration.
The deal reached Friday leaves reliever Sergio Romo as the only Giants arbitration-eligible player left to sign.
Arias made $525,000 last season and the deal was reached at the midpoint between what the Giants had offered and Arias had requested in salary arbitration.
Arias batted .270 with five homers and 34 RBIs in 112 games last season when he played mostly at shortstop and third base.
He had just eight at-bats in the postseason and did not play at all in San Francisco's World Series sweep against Detroit.

Top MLB Public Bets

#1 973 Houston Astros  99%
#2 963 Boston Red Sox  97%
#3 965 Oakland Athletics  96%
#4 962 Tampa Bay Rays  95%
#6 972 New York Yankees  82%
#7 970 Detroit Tigers  82%
#8 976 Texas Rangers  77%
#9 977 Chicago Cubs  67%
#10 953 Pittsburgh Pirates  58%

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Pirates vs. Giants Prediction Will the Pirates upset the Giants and Madison Bumgarner tonight when they visit AT&T Park again at 10:15PM ET?
Thumbnail Red Sox vs. Mariners Prediction Will tonight's Red Sox and Mariners game turn into a pitcher's duel at 10:10PM ET?
Thumbnail Mets vs. Padres Prediction Is the over a good bet to cash when the Padres host the Mets tonight at 10:10PM ET?
Thumbnail Twins vs. Dodgers Pick Can the Minnesota Twins compete with the Los Angeles Dodgers when the two teams continue their series tonight at...
Thumbnail Braves vs. Diamondbacks Prediction Will the Braves and Diamondbacks break out their bats tonight in Arizona when the two teams meet at 9:40PM ET?

MLB Team Pages