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Cuban lefty Gerardo Concepcion signs with Cubs

Theo Epstein might be in Chicago now, but that won't stop him from signing players the Yankees are interested in. Cuban left handed pitcher Gerardo Concepcion, who threw in front of the Yankees a couple of weeks back, signed a deal worth $7 million with another possible $1 million in incentives to play for the Cubs, ...

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Rumor: Gerardo Concepcion close to signing a deal

Cuban left handed pitcher Gerardo Concepcion is close to signing a deal and his agent told Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes that a deal could be reached by this weekend or early next week. Concepcion, an 18-year-old lefty who was the rookie of the year if Cuba last season, has worked out in front of the ...

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Rumor: Yankees among 10 teams expressing interest in Concepcion

Now that Cuban lefty Gerardo Concepcion is a free agent he has attracted plenty of interest as at least 10 teams including the Yankees have expressed interest in the pitcher, according to Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com. Concepcion became a free agent last week and apparently he already has at least one offer on the table and ...

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Rumor: Cuban lefty working out for Yankees Thursday

The Yankees are interested in signing a Cuban defectee and it isn't Yoenis Cespedes or even Jorge Soler. The latest Cuban ball player to draw their attention is 18-year-old left hander Gerardo Concepcion, according to Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes. Concepcion established residency and was declared a free agent yesterday, Rojas reported. His agent told Rojas ...

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