3:34 PM EST, Tue February 09, 2016
San Jose Mercury News Feb 2, 2016

Photos: San Francisco Giants star Brandon Crawford buys sprawling spring training home

Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford has purchased a $1.6 million property in Scottsdale, Ariz., reports Realtor.

Giants, Belt far off in contract numbers

Belt on Friday formally filed a request for a $7.5 million salary, more than doubling the $3.6 million he earned last year, according to arbitration maven Jon Heyman. A panel of three arbiters would hear arguments from both sides and pick one salary or the other. The Giants have not gone through an entire arbitration hearing since 2004, when new catcher A.J. Pierzynski beat them to earn $3.5 million. The Giants and Tim Lincecum walked into a hearing room in 2012, bit settled on a two-year, $40.25 million deal just as arguments were about to begin. Shortstop Brandon Crawford also was...

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