Over at Fangraphs they have been working on a crowd sourcing project for each free agent. Today the results were announced so I thought it would be fun to take a look at what the results were for each of the Giants free agents.
Angel Pagan: 3 years, $10 million AAV (Average Annual Value)
Looking at this it makes the decision to not make a qualifying offer all the more puzzling. Pagan is one of the better free agent outfielder available and it seems like a good bet that he gets at least this deal from some team and possibly more from a desperate team.
I think if this is the best offer he gets the Giants can sign him, if it goes much higher than this he might be gone.
Marco Scutaro: 2 years, $8 million AAV
This is a little higher than I expected due to his age but I wouldn't say that this is an overpay. Going back to 2008, he hasn't produced a season where he was worth less than $9.5 million. That's a solid track record.
I would love if the Giants were ...