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Following up on the heels of the Fangraphs Top 10 prospect list for the Blue Jays organization last week, Baseball Prospectus released their slightly different list yesterday.
The deal is worth $10.75 million with an option for a third year, according to the Baltimore Sun.
"He wants to come back," Cashman said on Thursday at Yankee Stadium. "He's going to pitch, but whether he's going to pitch here or Japan or somewhere else here [in the United States], I don't know yet.
Cano, 31, is regarded as the premier free agent on the market and is coming off a season in which he hit .314 with 27 home runs and 107 RBIs in 160 games for the Yankees.
Texas Rangers third baseman Jurickson Profar tags out Toronto Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia on third base on a fielders choice in the fourth inning at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington June16, 2013.
The Blue Jays are still in the market for a second baseman, but if something doesn't materialize, they seem content with the options already in place.
Wilson also gets a player option for at least $8.5 million in 2015 that could climb to $10 million, plus $700,000 in incentives.
Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports wrote an article recently about the trade market for the Tampa Bay Rays lefty David Price , noting that the Seattle Mariners seem to have the inside track.
Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr., like most of his counterparts, is in search of pitching, and he's intrigued by his most recent acquisition, Brad Lincoln.
The Blue Jays plan to have Kratz work at least on a part-time basis with Thole spent most of the 2013 season as Dickey's personal catcher, and while it's expected that will continue again next year Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos didn't want to completely close the door on Kratz.
The Toronto chapter of the BBWAA held their annual vote and selected the following players as recipients of 2013 awards.
Mark DeRosa played only one season for the Washington Nationals yet was among the most beloved teammates in recent team history.
Sep 7, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Adam Lind hits a three run home run in the first inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
The D-backs also sent cash -- around $500,000 -- to the Rays to help offset Bell's contract.
Negotiations accelerated in the last day, when it was revealed on Monday that Miami had an offer on the table for the 28-year-old catcher, who had been with the Red Sox since 2010.