The San Francisco Giants rumor mill is alive and cooking! After the Jonathan Sanchez-Melky Cabrera swap, rumors are flying about the Giants' next move. If Sports Illustrated's Jon Heyman is to be believed, Cabrera has all but closed the door on a possible Carlos Beltran return to San Francisco, and at least one MLB executive thinks that Beltran will sign a two-year deal with the Boston Red Sox.
However, if two years is what the market dictates and Beltran is willing to take it, the Giants need to be involved.
Here are five reasons why San Francisco should firmly plant themselves in the sweepstakes for Beltran's services: