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Associate of New York Yankees Second Baseman Robinson Cano Linked to Biogenesis
April 22nd, 2013 at 4:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** In the story that seems to just not go away, another prominent Yankee, despite there being no proof of connection to Tony Bosch and his now-defunct Biogenesis, could find himself having to clear his name. While the potential affiliation of third baseman Alex Rodriguez with Biogenesis continues to escalate into a more...

New York Yankees Second Baseman Robinson Cano Fires Agent Scott Boras, Signs with CAA
April 2nd, 2013 at 11:53 AM
***PHOTO1*** Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano, who is expected to command a heavy market when he hits free agency, to the point where the Yankees have already broken tradition of offering extensions, has decided to part ways with baseball super agent Scott Boras, as reported by Buster Olney of ESPN The Magazine...

New York Yankees Second Baseman Robinson Cano Continues to Focus on Baseball
March 1st, 2013 at 1:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** In what will continue to be one of the major storylines as the 2013 season progresses, reports circulated yesterday that general manager Brian Cashman confirmed a "significant offer" had been made to second baseman Robinson Cano, in hopes of retaining the slugger on a long-term basis before he hits free agency...

New York Yankees Reiterate Lack of Interest in FA Pitcher Kyle Lohse
March 1st, 2013 at 11:04 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** As Yankees number four starter Phil Hughes continues to deal with a balky back, to the point where he could miss the beginning of the season, and with the uncertainty of the number five slot in the rotation, the appeal of remaining free-agent starter Kyle Lohse continues to grow for Yankees...

New York Yankees Owner Hal Steinbrenner to Avoid Letting Cano Test Free Agency?
February 20th, 2013 at 2:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** While a sentiment for reduced payroll had been expressed for most, if not all, of this past offseason, Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner appears to be willing to "break the bank" for looming free agent second baseman Robinson Cano.  Moreover, an organizational edict to not discuss extensions before the current deal is up,...

New York Yankees Second Baseman Robinson Cano not Thinking About Free Agency
February 19th, 2013 at 2:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** As the Yankees delve into their first week of the 2013 season, for all intensive purposes, nothing else should be on the minds of Yankees brethren other than the season in front of the Bronx Bombers.  However, the looming free agency of one of the premier players in the game,...

New York Yankees and Robinson Cano Far Apart on Contract Negotiations
February 16th, 2013 at 10:56 AM
The New York Yankees have made it clear they would like to keep second baseman Robinson Cano in pinstripes for the foreseeable future, but as the two sides begin discussing a contract extension, there is a glaring obstacle between them which could lead to the All-Star hitting the open market...

New York Yankees Owner Hal Steinbrenner: Robinson Cano’s Long-Term Future Discussed
February 8th, 2013 at 3:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** While the edict all offseason from New York Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner has been reducing payroll to under $189 million, Anthony McCarron of the New York Daily News reports that Steinbrenner has had preliminary conversations with second baseman Robinson Cano's agent, Scott Boras, regarding a contract extension.  Albeit, the conversations have been limited...

Offseason not Going as Planned for Former New York Yankee Rafael Soriano
December 23rd, 2012 at 7:01 PM
After stepping in as Mariano Rivera's replacement in May and closing 42 games for the New York Yankees, Rafael Soriano decided to opt out of the final year of his contract with New York to look for a multi-year deal on the free agent market. However, things have not gone as...

New York Yankees All-Star Robinson Cano Will Test Free Agency After 2013 Season
December 8th, 2012 at 11:36 AM
Though Robinson Cano is widely regarded as the top second baseman in baseball and the most talented player on the New York Yankees, he could be switching teams next offseason as he plans on cashing in as the league's top free agent on the market.  ***PHOTO1*** "I don't think he'll be with...

Rafael Soriano Opts Out of Contract with New York Yankees to Become Free Agent
October 31st, 2012 at 2:34 PM
Closer Rafael Soriano, represented by high-profile agent Scott Boras, has opted out of his contract with the New York Yankees and is now a free agent, reports Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.   ***PHOTO1*** With Soriano now electing free agency, the Yankees will most likely make a qualifying offer worth roughly $13...

Scott Boras Hints Rafael Soriano Will Opt Out of Contract with New York Yankees
October 20th, 2012 at 12:13 PM
Agent Scott Boras strongly indicated that his client, Rafael Soriano, will opt out of his contract with the New York Yankees and become a free agent this offseason, reports Joel Sherman of the New York Post. Boras will have further conversations with Soriano and the Yankees before finalizing any plans, but...

Hal Steinbrenner and Agent Scott Boras Talk Edwin Jackson
January 13th, 2012 at 11:33 AM
New York Yankees managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner met with agent Scott Boras to discuss his client, Edwin Jackson. ***PHOTO1***   CBSSports.com first reported that on Wednesday Steinbrenner and Boras met in a face-to-face meeting in Phoenix, Arizona to talk about the right hander. With spring training less than six weeks away the patience of Yankees' general manager Brian Cashman may be paying off. Cashman...

New York Yankee Robinson Cano’s New Agent Wants Options Dropped and Contract Extended
October 28th, 2011 at 6:00 AM
The first priority of the New York Yankees this off season is the securing of CC Sabathia, however it looks like Robinson Cano would like to be the second priority. ***PHOTO1***   Back in 2010 Cano signed a four deal for $30 million that was negotiated by his agent Bobby Barad.  New York holds two options...