Tag Archives: Robinson Cano

Asking if Yankees miss Cano is “not a fair question”

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Fans by now are aware of the most recent chapter of Robinson Cano's story: he left the Yankees for more money with the Seattle Mariners and the Yankees are now without a power hitting second basemen. So, does Robinson Cano believe the Yankees miss him? “I don’t know,” Cano said. “You have to ask them that question.” Okay...so Joe Girardi, ...

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Cano and Mariners back for one night only

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Robinson Cano and the Seattle Mariners seem to have some unfinished business with the New York Yankees as they come into town for one night only to finish a three game series that started in April. The Yankees had lost the first two games of the series and they plan on trying to salvage the final ...

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Robertson a one inning pitcher–for now

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During yesterday's game, it would have made sense to have David Robertson come on the mound for the four out save, territory that former closer Mariano Rivera had seen before. However, eyebrows were raised and minds were muddled when Joe Girardi bought out Shawn Kelley to face Albert Pujols, a day after Kelley threw 30 pitches ...

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Rivera prefers Pedroia over Cano in new book

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No one was expecting Mariano Rivera to release a book right after retiring from baseball, but hey--free time on your hands usually results to awesome things right away. The book was published today, but there was something interesting in the book that caught everyone's attention: if Rivera had to pick between Dustin Pedroia or Robinson ...

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Girardi and Jeter react to Cano’s reception in the Bronx

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Last night, Robinson Cano made his return to Yankee Stadium as a member of the Seattle Mariners--and let's just say like the weather, the reception for him was the same: chilly. There were boos that lasted throughout Cano's at-bats, there were "You sold out" chants and the boos only got louder when Cano hustled to ...

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Would fans boo or cheer Cano?

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Well, the tarp's on the field right now, so for some light reading, I decided to add my 'Would fans boo or cheer Cano' post now. I'll have the notes (which involve Ellsbury and Pineda) a little later. For now, here's the post I promised. I asked Yankees fans this question: "Would you cheer or boo ...

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Klapisch: Yankees will not honor Cano

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Robinson Cano makes his return to the Bronx tonight as a member of the Seattle Mariners for a showdown against the New York Yankees. However, if you were expecting there to be a Robinson Cano video tribute a la Jacoby Ellsbury and the Boston Red Sox, you're not going to see one. According to Bob Klapisch ...

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Video: Robinson Cano skit on ‘The Tonight Show’

Former New York Yankee second basemen and current Seattle Mariner Robinson Cano appeared on 'The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon' recently and although he's not a Yankee anymore--there was one particular skit that was just too good not to blog about. Don't worry, the skit includes Yankees fans and they ended up in an awkward situation. Boo Cano In ...

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