KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- Atlanta Braves second baseman Marcus
Giles agreed to a $430,000, one-year contract Tuesday.
Giles, who wasn't eligible for arbitration, made $316,000 last
He will be one of the team's lowest-paid players despite hitting
.316 with 21 homers and 69 RBIss last season. He also was voted the
NL's starting second baseman for the All-Star game, though he
couldn't play because of a concussion.