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The Yankees have a message for Robinson Cano: Money, not respect, was why they did not offer a 10-year contract.
Robinson Cano will get to keep more of his estimated $240 million dollar contract.
Robinson Cano and the Seattle Mariners have reportedly agreed on a ten-year, $240 million contract — a deal that would tie Albert Pujols’ contract and be the third-largest in Major League Baseball history.
CBS Baseball Insider Jon Heyman reports that the Mariners are about to offer a $225 million, nine-year deal to the five-time All-Star.
According to Kevin Kernan of the New York Post, Cano’s representatives met with Mariners front office officials Tuesday. And, according to Kernan’s source, the meeting between the five-time All-Star and Mariners officials went “very well.”
Churchill: “I have no doubt that the Mariners have the kind of interest in every significant free agent to pay the market rate. With Cano, that likely means $200 million guaranteed, maybe more. I believe the Mariners are willing to pay that. What I don’t believe is that Cano would take it.”
Multiple reports claim the Mariners are putting their money where their mouth is when it comes to giving free agent Robinson Cano a contract,
According to a report from the New York Post, the Yankees are interested in bringing back Raul Ibanez as a designated hitter against right-handed pitching.
Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.
The New York Yankees are America’s team. Or are they? The Evil Empire just doesn’t feel so daunting anymore, winning just one title since the last year of the ’90s dynasty.