|Dec. 6 10:52 AM PT11:52 AM MT12:52 PM CT1:52 PM ET13:52 ET18:52 GMT2:52 CST11:52 AM MST1:52 PM EST2:22 PM VEN22:52 UAE12:52 PM CT-A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that free-agent second baseman Robinson Cano and the Seattle Mariners have reached agreement on a deal. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because there was no official announcement. ESPN reported earlier Friday that Cano and the Mariners had agreed on a $240 million, 10-year contract pending a physical.
Analysis: Cano had spent his entire career with the New York Yankees and was a five-time All-Star. He played in 160 games last season and hit .314 with 27 homers and 107 RBIs.
|Nov. 19 8:58 AM PT9:58 AM MT10:58 AM CT11:58 AM ET11:58 ET16:58 GMT0:58 CST9:58 AM MST11:58 AM EST12:28 PM VEN20:58 UAE10:58 AM CT-Jay Z, the new agent for Cano, had dinner Monday night with top officials of the New York Mets.
Analysis: Cano, a five-time All-Star second baseman, is a free agent. He is seeking a 10-year contract for more than $300 million from the Yankees. Alderson said last week he doubted the Mets would offer any nine-figure contracts.
|Nov. 4 12:30 PM PT1:30 PM MT2:30 PM CT3:30 PM ET15:30 ET20:30 GMT4:30 CST1:30 PM MST3:30 PM EST4:00 PM VEN0:30 UAE (+1)2:30 PM CT-The Yankees made $14.1 million qualifying offers to second baseman Robinson Cano, outfielder Curtis Granderson and pitcher Hiroki Kuroda.
Analysis: A player has until Nov. 11 to accept the offers. If a player does not and signs elsewhere, the Yankees would receive an additional first-round draft pick next June. Free agents can start negotiating with all teams Tuesday.
|Sep. 23 12:31 PM PT1:31 PM MT2:31 PM CT3:31 PM ET15:31 ET19:31 GMT3:31 CST12:31 PM MST2:31 PM EST3:01 PM VEN23:31 UAE2:31 PM CT-Cano stayed hot with three hits in a 2-1 loss to the Giants at Yankee Stadium on Sunday.
Analysis: The loss was a huge blow to the Yankees' fading playoff hopes, but Cano is 9 for 20 (.450) over his last five games.
|Sep. 14 2:50 PM PT3:50 PM MT4:50 PM CT5:50 PM ET17:50 ET21:50 GMT5:50 CST2:50 PM MST4:50 PM EST5:20 PM VEN1:50 UAE (+1)4:50 PM CT-Cano went 4 for 4 with three doubles and two RBIs in New York's 8-4 loss to Boston on Friday.
Analysis: He's 14 for 28 with eight RBIs over a six-game hitting streak against the Red Sox.
|Sep. 9 3:12 PM PT4:12 PM MT5:12 PM CT6:12 PM ET18:12 ET22:12 GMT6:12 CST3:12 PM MST5:12 PM EST5:42 PM VEN2:12 UAE (+1)5:12 PM CT-Cano went 3 for 4 with two RBIs to help the Yankees edge Boston 4-3 on Sunday.
Analysis: Cano is hitting .387 during a seven-game hitting streak.
|Sep. 5 3:17 PM PT4:17 PM MT5:17 PM CT6:17 PM ET18:17 ET22:17 GMT6:17 CST3:17 PM MST5:17 PM EST5:47 PM VEN2:17 UAE (+1)5:17 PM CT-Cano went 3 for 4 with his 26th home run and two RBIs to help the Yankees beat the White Sox 6-5 on Wednesday.
Analysis: Cano is hitting .417 with four homers and 18 RBIs over his last 22 games.
|Sep. 1 11:40 AM PT12:40 PM MT1:40 PM CT2:40 PM ET14:40 ET18:40 GMT2:40 CST11:40 AM MST1:40 PM EST2:10 PM VEN22:40 UAE1:40 PM CT-Cano supplied the offense by driving in both runs as the New York Yankees edged Baltimore 2-0 Saturday for their second straight win over the Orioles.
Analysis: Cano is 4 for 7 with four RBIs and three runs scored in the series, returning in strong fashion after missing a game when he was hit by a pitch Tuesday in Toronto. Cano is hitting .365 with three homers and 10 RBIs in the season series.
|Aug. 27 4:44 PM PT5:44 PM MT6:44 PM CT7:44 PM ET19:44 ET23:44 GMT7:44 CST4:44 PM MST6:44 PM EST7:14 PM VEN3:44 UAE (+1)6:44 PM CT-Cano is out of the New York Yankees' lineup Wednesday, a day after being hit by a pitch in the left hand.
Analysis: Cano was struck by a pitch from J.A. Happ in the first inning. Manager Joe Girardi said Cano was still dealing with pain and swelling. Girardi said he hoped to have Cano in the lineup Friday night against Baltimore.
|Aug. 26 1:13 PM PT2:13 PM MT3:13 PM CT4:13 PM ET16:13 ET20:13 GMT4:13 CST1:13 PM MST3:13 PM EST3:43 PM VEN0:13 UAE (+1)3:13 PM CT-Cano finished a triple shy of the cycle and drove in two runs in the Yankees' 3-2 win in 11 innings over Tampa Bay on Sunday.
Analysis: Cano is hitting .464 (26 of 56) with two homers and 11 RBIs in his last 14 games. He's 17 for 33 (.515) during an eight-game hit streak in Toronto.
|Aug. 21 9:46 AM PT10:46 AM MT11:46 AM CT12:46 PM ET12:46 ET16:46 GMT0:46 CST9:46 AM MST11:46 AM EST12:16 PM VEN20:46 UAE11:46 AM CT-Cano connected on his 200th career homer while going 4 for 4 in the first game of the Yankees' doubleheader sweep of Toronto on Tuesday, then went 2 for 4 in the nightcap.
Analysis: Cano has hit safely in 14 of 15 with 11 RBIs.
|Aug. 19 10:08 AM PT11:08 AM MT12:08 PM CT1:08 PM ET13:08 ET17:08 GMT1:08 CST10:08 AM MST12:08 PM EST12:38 PM VEN21:08 UAE12:08 PM CT-Cano had three hits in a 9-6 win over Boston on Sunday night.
Analysis: Cano is 13 for 25 (.520) in his last six games and has boosted to .301.
|Aug. 16 3:16 PM PT4:16 PM MT5:16 PM CT6:16 PM ET18:16 ET22:16 GMT6:16 CST3:16 PM MST5:16 PM EST5:46 PM VEN2:16 UAE (+1)5:16 PM CT-Cano was 3 for 5 and drove in a run in New York's 8-4 loss to the Angels on Thursday, extending his hitting streak to 10 games.
Analysis: The Yankees are just 5-5 during Cano's streak, in which he's hitting .444.
|Aug. 15 2:01 PM PT3:01 PM MT4:01 PM CT5:01 PM ET17:01 ET21:01 GMT5:01 CST2:01 PM MST4:01 PM EST4:31 PM VEN1:01 UAE (+1)4:01 PM CT-Cano was 4 for 4 in New York's 11-3 win over the Angels on Wednesday, extending his hitting streak to nine games.
Analysis: Cano is 13 for 31 (.419) during the streak.
|July 22 7:49 AM PT8:49 AM MT9:49 AM CT10:49 AM ET10:49 ET14:49 GMT22:49 CST7:49 AM MST9:49 AM EST10:19 AM VEN18:49 UAE9:49 AM CT-Cano extended his season-high hitting streak to 12 games with three hits in Sunday's 8-7, 11-inning loss at Boston.
Analysis: Cano is a career .342 hitter at Texas and is 3 for 6 vs. the Rangers' Yu Darvish in a matchup to watch Monday.
|July 16 5:43 PM PT6:43 PM MT7:43 PM CT8:43 PM ET20:43 ET0:43 GMT8:43 CST5:43 PM MST7:43 PM EST8:13 PM VEN4:43 UAE (+1)7:43 PM CT-Cano went 1 for 3 on Friday in a 4-2 loss to the BoSox.
Analysis: Cano hobbled off the field soon after being hit on the right leg by a pitch from Mets ace Matt Harvey in the first inning of the All-Star game Tuesday night.
|July 3 2:35 PM PT3:35 PM MT4:35 PM CT5:35 PM ET17:35 ET21:35 GMT5:35 CST2:35 PM MST4:35 PM EST5:05 PM VEN1:35 UAE (+1)4:35 PM CT-Cano hit a three-run homer in Tuesday's win over Minnesota.
Analysis: Cano has homered in three straight games and is hitting .571 during a five-game hitting streak.
|July 2 2:46 PM PT3:46 PM MT4:46 PM CT5:46 PM ET17:46 ET21:46 GMT5:46 CST2:46 PM MST4:46 PM EST5:16 PM VEN1:46 UAE (+1)4:46 PM CT-Cano went 3 for 4 with two homers and four runs scored in Monday's win over Minnesota.
Analysis: Cano is on fire, going 10 for 17 with three homers over his last four games.
|July 1 1:49 PM PT2:49 PM MT3:49 PM CT4:49 PM ET16:49 ET20:49 GMT4:49 CST1:49 PM MST3:49 PM EST4:19 PM VEN0:49 UAE (+1)3:49 PM CT-Robinson hit his team-leading 17th homer in the sixth inning of Sunday's 4-2 loss to Baltimore.
Analysis: Robinson went 7 for 13 in the three-game series.
|June 29 12:41 PM PT1:41 PM MT2:41 PM CT3:41 PM ET15:41 ET19:41 GMT3:41 CST12:41 PM MST2:41 PM EST3:11 PM VEN23:41 UAE2:41 PM CT-Cano had three hits for the Yankees in Friday's 4-3 loss to Baltimore.
Analysis: He moved past Frank Crosetti into 19th place on the team career list with 1,543.
|June 14 1:19 PM PT2:19 PM MT3:19 PM CT4:19 PM ET16:19 ET20:19 GMT4:19 CST1:19 PM MST3:19 PM EST3:49 PM VEN0:19 UAE (+1)3:19 PM CT-Cano went 3 for 6 with a homer, two doubles and two RBIs in a 3-2, 18-inning loss at Oakland on Thursday.
Analysis: Cano is 6 for 13 with four extra-base hits over his last three games.
|June 11 5:11 PM PT6:11 PM MT7:11 PM CT8:11 PM ET20:11 ET0:11 GMT8:11 CST5:11 PM MST7:11 PM EST7:41 PM VEN4:11 UAE (+1)7:11 PM CT-Cano, the crosstown rival Yankees second baseman, is going to lead the AL squad for the second straight year in the Home Run Derby at Citi Field.
Analysis: Cano won the derby in 2011.
|June 8 2:28 PM PT3:28 PM MT4:28 PM CT5:28 PM ET17:28 ET21:28 GMT5:28 CST2:28 PM MST4:28 PM EST4:58 PM VEN1:28 UAE (+1)4:28 PM CT-Cano was 0 for 3 with a walk Friday in a 4-1 loss to the M's.
Analysis: Cano is mired in a 3-for-26 slump and needs to get it going. His OPS of .850 is fairly disappointing and he needs to find his stroke again.
|May 21 8:41 AM PT9:41 AM MT10:41 AM CT11:41 AM ET11:41 ET15:41 GMT23:41 CST8:41 AM MST10:41 AM EST11:11 AM VEN19:41 UAE10:41 AM CT-Cano hit his 13th homer of the season in Monday's 6-4, 10-inning win at Baltimore.
Analysis: Cano is 3 for 7 with three homers and five RBIs over the last two games. He remains the best offensive second baseman in the game.
|May 19 11:13 AM PT12:13 PM MT1:13 PM CT2:13 PM ET14:13 ET18:13 GMT2:13 CST11:13 AM MST1:13 PM EST1:43 PM VEN22:13 UAE1:13 PM CT-Cano hit a pair of two-run homers to back a solid effort by David Phelps, and the New York Yankees beat the Toronto Blue Jays for the ninth straight time at Yankee Stadium, 7-2 Saturday.
Analysis: Cano connected off Brandon Morrow with two outs in the third after Brett Gardner drove in the first run of the game with an RBI single. Cano also hit one off Morrow (1-3) with two out in the fifth, a shot that gave him his second multihomer game of the year. He has 12 such games for his career
|May 15 1:51 PM PT2:51 PM MT3:51 PM CT4:51 PM ET16:51 ET20:51 GMT4:51 CST1:51 PM MST3:51 PM EST4:21 PM VEN0:51 UAE (+1)3:51 PM CT-Cano had two hits Tuesday in a 4-3 win over the M's.
Analysis: Cano should be boosted by the addition of Curtis Granderson to the lineup. Fantasy owners should take advantage.
|May 13 11:46 AM PT12:46 PM MT1:46 PM CT2:46 PM ET14:46 ET18:46 GMT2:46 CST11:46 AM MST1:46 PM EST2:16 PM VEN22:46 UAE1:46 PM CT-Cano went 2 for 4 with his 10th home run of the year in the Yankees' 4-2 win over the Royals on Sunday.
Analysis: Cano is 6 for 17 over his last four contests.
|May 10 2:01 PM PT3:01 PM MT4:01 PM CT5:01 PM ET17:01 ET21:01 GMT5:01 CST2:01 PM MST4:01 PM EST4:31 PM VEN1:01 UAE (+1)4:01 PM CT-Cano had a memorable afternoon in a 3-1 win in Colorado on Thursday.
Analysis: Cano had an infield single in the third inning for his 1,500th hit. He also hit the 186th homer of his career, moving past Paul O'Neill for sole possession of 17th place on the franchise list.
|Apr. 26 12:07 PM PT1:07 PM MT2:07 PM CT3:07 PM ET15:07 ET19:07 GMT3:07 CST12:07 PM MST2:07 PM EST2:37 PM VEN23:07 UAE2:07 PM CT-Cano hit a three-run homer and the New York Yankees used a flurry of early long balls to outslug the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 Thursday night.
Analysis: Cano is batting .391 with seven homers and 17 RBIs in his last 15 games.
|Apr. 23 2:50 PM PT3:50 PM MT4:50 PM CT5:50 PM ET17:50 ET21:50 GMT5:50 CST2:50 PM MST4:50 PM EST5:20 PM VEN1:50 UAE (+1)4:50 PM CT-Cano homered in Monday's loss to Tampa Bay.
Analysis: Cano is hitting .409 during a five-game hitting streak.
|Apr. 22 5:16 PM PT6:16 PM MT7:16 PM CT8:16 PM ET20:16 ET0:16 GMT8:16 CST5:16 PM MST7:16 PM EST7:46 PM VEN4:16 UAE (+1)7:16 PM CT-Cano has denied any involvement with a South Florida clinic under investigation by Major League Baseball after a report linked an associate of his to the facility.
Analysis: ESPN reported Monday that the spokeswoman for Cano's foundation is listed as having been a client of Biogenesis of America LLC, a now-closed anti-aging clinic in Coral Gables. She told ESPN she did not receive anything from the clinic and said Cano never did. Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez is among the big leaguers linked to clinic. The Miami New Times reported in January it had obtained files showing Rodriguez bought banned substances from the facility.
|Apr. 20 3:25 PM PT4:25 PM MT5:25 PM CT6:25 PM ET18:25 ET22:25 GMT6:25 CST3:25 PM MST5:25 PM EST5:55 PM VEN2:25 UAE (+1)5:25 PM CT-Cano had three hits and an RBI in Friday's 9-4 win over Toronto.
Analysis: Cano is batting .419 in seven road games.
|Apr. 13 11:34 PM PT12:34 AM MT1:34 AM CT2:34 AM ET2:34 ET6:34 GMT14:34 CST11:34 PM MST1:34 AM EST2:04 AM VEN10:34 UAE1:34 AM CT-Cano went 2 for 4 on Friday in a 5-2 win over the O's.
Analysis: Cano has nine hits in his last 14 at-bats.
|Apr. 10 1:33 PM PT2:33 PM MT3:33 PM CT4:33 PM ET16:33 ET20:33 GMT4:33 CST1:33 PM MST3:33 PM EST4:03 PM VEN0:33 UAE (+1)3:33 PM CT-Cano hit one of New York's five homers and drove in five runs in Tuesday's win over Cleveland.
Analysis: Cano is 7 for 13 with six runs scored through the first two games of the series after beginning the season 3 for 23.
|Apr. 2 9:48 AM PT10:48 AM MT11:48 AM CT12:48 PM ET12:48 ET16:48 GMT0:48 CST9:48 AM MST11:48 AM EST12:18 PM VEN20:48 UAE11:48 AM CT-Cano is switching agents from Scott Boras to a new company formed by musician Jay-Z's Roc Nation and CAA Sports.
Analysis: Cano will be represented in baseball matters by CAA Sports' Brodie Van Wagenen. The New York Yankees second baseman is making $15 million this season and can become a free agent at the end of the World Series.
|Mar. 4 1:05 PM PT2:05 PM MT3:05 PM CT4:05 PM ET16:05 ET21:05 GMT5:05 CST2:05 PM MST4:05 PM EST4:35 PM VEN1:05 UAE (+1)3:05 PM CT-Cano's father says he expects the New York Yankees to re-sign their All-Star second baseman rather than let him leave through free agency after the season.
Analysis: Jose Cano says he hopes Robinson will spend his entire career in New York. Jose thinks his son will get a six- or seven-year contract. The 29-year-old Cano can become a free agent for the first time in his career after the World Series ends. Jose Cano made his comments at the Yankees' spring training complex, where the Dominican Republic's World Baseball Classic team is training. Robinson is a member of the squad and his dad is a coach.
|Mar. 1 10:55 AM PT11:55 AM MT12:55 PM CT1:55 PM ET13:55 ET18:55 GMT2:55 CST11:55 AM MST1:55 PM EST2:25 PM VEN22:55 UAE12:55 PM CT-Cano says his contract status is on his mind, though not a distraction.
Analysis: Cano is due $15 million in the final season of what became a $57 million, six-year deal and is eligible for free agency after the World Series. A day after Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said the team had made a significant offer during the offseason to Cano's agent, Scott Boras, Cano declined to address the matter Friday but did say: "It's never going to go out of your head."