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Tuesday’s Lee Rumors: ‘Very Lucrative Offer’ from Yanks on the Way

Update 7:30: Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York is reporting that the Yankees are going to meet with Lee's agent tonight and are prepared to make a 'very lucrative offer'. "I'm willing to get serious," said Cashman. Update 6:24: Heyman is now reporting that there are two teams who are willing to make 7-year offers to Lee. ...

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Yankees Rumors: Cliff Lee Wants 7-Year Deal

Here is the problem with free agents. Once one of them gets a new toy all of the others want that toy too. In this case the toy is Jayson Werth's new seven-year deal he signed with the Washington Nationals. Now Carl Crawford expects a deal at least as good as Werth's and apparently ...

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Latest Cliff Lee-Yankees Rumors

Instead of writing new post after new post, I've decided to just keep updating this article throughout the day with new Cliff Lee information. So bookmark this page or keep refreshing because this is where all the Lee rumors will be unless there is something really worthy of a new post. Update 6:00: Andrew Marchand updates ...

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Cliff Lee Rumors: Rumblings Don’t Sound Great for Yankees

The winter meetings finally start today which means it is finally game on for free agent lefty Cliff Lee. Unfortunately for the Yankees, the latest rumors don't sound great for them. Yesterday Tim Brown of Yahoo Sports had this: Source: Lee has told former Rangers teammates a sixth year would bring him back to Texas. Then early ...

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Lee’s Agent: We’re Not Looking for Sabathia’s Contract

Via Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York: [Cliff Lee] is expected to command a salary of $20 million-plus per season. At 32, he might receive less years than the seven that Lee's good buddy and former Indians teammate CC Sabathia did. Sabathia's total is for $161 million. It is believed that Braunecker wants to ...

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Rumors: Cliff Lee Not Taking Offers Until Winter Meetings(Updated)

Update: According to Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York, this NY Post report is not true quoting a source that said, "Nothing's happening there yet." Adding, "It sounds like a lot of BS being put out be the agent." The source also told Matthews that the Yankees haven't made an offer to Lee either. Actually, Matthews ...

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Carl Crawford Could Wait for the Yankees

The Yankees are in the midst of making a big push to sign free agent Cliff Lee and so far seem to be disinterested in another big free agent Carl Crawford. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports suggests that Crawford should be waiting until Lee signs though just in case the Yankees fail to sign ...

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Yankees Rumors: Cliff Lee Negotiations Should Move Forward Soon

Via Buster Olney of ESPN: Executives involved in the bidding for Cliff Lee believe the negotiations will gather momentum in the week ahead, perhaps to a point where the All-Star left-hander will choose his next employer sometime during the winter meetings that start Dec. 6. The agent for Lee, Darek Braunecker, indicated on Saturday afternoon that ...

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