Tag Archives: Xavier Nady

Cashman Gives Nady WS Ring Before Game in Flushing

Earlier in the day I wrote about former Yankee pitchers Edwar Ramirez and Chad Gaudin getting their rings yesterday and I wrote that the Yankees really haven't let everyone know when they'll be getting their rings. I certainly wasn't foreshadowing anything, but earlier today Xavier Nady got a nice surprise when the Yankees general manager Brian ...

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Scott Boras Still Playing Games with Cashman and the Yankees

Last week word got out that there was a supposed deadline the Yankees had given Johnny Damon to accept a low-ball offer which general manager Brian Cashman denied. When speaking with a reporter to deny the claim Cashman laid this gem on us, “When you get on the phone with agents, they tell you one thing, ...

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Xavier Nady is a Cub

According to Tim Brown of Yahoo Sports, free agent outfielder Xavier Nady has signed with the Chicago Cubs pending a physical. Via Jon Heyman we get the contract details - one-year $3.3 million guaranteed plus $2 million in games played incentives. Not a bad deal for a guy coming off his second Tommy John surgery. Although ...

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Nady and Wang Rumor Updates

It's been a slow offseason for two former Yankees who are coming off of major surgery, Chien-Ming Wang off of shoulder surgery and Xavier Nady off of Tommy John surgery, but we have updates for both of them today. Wang's update comes to us via Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Rosenthal caught up with Alan Nero ...

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Latest Xavier Nady Rumors

According to Jon Paul Morosi of Fox Sports, free agent outfielder Xavier Nady, who missed most of last season with Tommy John Surgery, should be ready for the start of spring training if you believe his agent Scott Boras. “The doctors have his throwing program ahead of schedule,” Boras said. Morosi also reported that the Cubs are ...

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Nady Too Expensive, Yanks Stick To Tight LF Budget


According to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com, the Yankees are sticking to a tight budget in their search for a left fielder. That means that Xavier Nady has priced himself out of New York and was also the reason they did not match San Francisco's 2-year $12 million offer to Mark DeRosa. "No chance on Matt Holliday, ...

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Xavier Nady Rumors


So far this winter we haven't heard a lot about Xavier Nady. Sure his name gets tossed around once and a while on blogs or message boards, but by and large he has been overlooked. He's been overlooked by Yankees general manager Brian Cashman who has met with the agents of Andy Pettitte and Hideki Matsui, ...

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Yanks Make Right Call in Arbitration Offers

Once again the Yankees have offered none of their free agents arbitration and once again I think it was the right move. It's very tempting to want to offer the likes of Johnny Damon, Hideki Matsui, and Xavier Nady arbitration in hopes of acquiring extra draft picks when they leave; however, it is no sure bet ...

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