MLB names four stars for series against Samurai Japan

Aug 20, 2014

MLB names four stars for series against Samurai Japan

by Kaz Nagatsuka

As the Nichibei Yakyu extravaganza returns for the first time in eight years, Major League Baseball looks set to bring a serious squad to Japan come November. Three-time National League MVP Albert Pujols, currently of the Los Angeles Angels, and six-time All-Star Robinson Cano ...

Yankees brass responds to Cano barb

Dec 14, 2013

Yankees brass responds to Cano barb

The Yankees had plenty of praise for Robinson Cano, just not the money he wanted. “Bouquets. Bouquets. Bouquets. I’ll throw him bouquets all he wants,” general manager Brian Cashman said, “But I couldn’t throw him $235 million.” Cashman and Yankees officials spoke Friday, a ...

Mariners unveil Cano after $240 million deal is completed

Dec 13, 2013

Mariners unveil Cano after $240 million deal is completed

Robinson Cano seemed to be next in line as the player to wear pinstripes for his entire career, all set to follow the path laid before him by mentors named Jeter, Posada and Rivera. And then the Seattle Mariners blew him away with an ...