General Manager Brian Cashman said on Thursday that the Yankees had made a “significant offer” to Cano. Previously, the team’s owner, Hal Steinbrenner, had made it clear that the Yankees were willing to make an offer, but had not yet confirmed that an offer had been made to the all-star second baseman.
Cashman declined to mention when the offer to Cano was made. He also refused to comment on whether the offer was rejected or if it was still pending within Cano’s camp.
There has been no word yet from Cano’s agent, Scott Boras, as to whether Cano has received an offer from the Yankees. Widely considered as the best second baseman in baseball, Cano is expected to command a steep asking price this offseason.
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