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  1. Help from Within: the Importance of Jacoby Ellsbury and Brian McCann in 2015Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    ... ALCS. Alex Rodriguez was suspended for all of 2014. Mark Teixeira missed large amounts of time due to injury. Robinson Cano left for Seattle after 2013. All of a sudden the Bronx Bombers morphed into a punchless squad of replacement players. The ...

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  2. In Signing Moncada, the Red Sox Out-Yankeea d New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... did a Moncada signing fit the team's M.O., it also fit their roster needs. In 2013, Yankees second-baseman Robinson Cano finished at 6 WAR, behind only the Cardinals' Matt Carpenter at the position. A year later, with Cano in Seattle, the Yankees ...

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  3. Why Mets think Juan Lagares has some similarity to Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano and can...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | NJ.com

    ... hitting coach Kevin Long sees a reference point in a past pupil. With the Yankees, he worked to turn Robinson Cano into a more patient hitter too. "We really paid attention to what he was swinging at," Long said. "Talking about his 'A' swing, ...

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  4. Red Sox Dilemma: Yoan Moncada vs. Dustin PedroiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | BoSox Injection

    ... the choice is easy" to stay at second base, "adding that he models himself after All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano ." A year after Cano moves on to Seattle, and yet the Yankees-Red Sox feud continues, even if indirectly. At a reported 6'1, ...

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  5. Mets hope patience for Juan Lagares turns to leadoff payoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | New York Daily News

    There was a time when Kevin Long made it is his mission to get Robinson Cano to stop chasing pitches out of the strike zone, to the point where the ex-Yankee second baseman dreaded the feedback after grounding out on a sinker down and away. "Oh, man, he was always on me about it," Cano recalled with a laugh in 2012, discussing his maturation as a hitter.

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  6. New York Mets Could Have Great Offensive Year With Hitting Coach Kevin LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Rant Sports

    After being released by the New York Yankees , hitting coach Kevin Long quickly found a new home - across the city with the New York Mets . Of course, the Yankees have had much more impressive lineups than the Mets in recent years, but in his eight years with the Bombers, Long helped turn Robinson Cano into a superstar and Curtis Granderson into a power hitter, among his other achievements.

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  7. Kevin Long already has impressed Mets' hittersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Newsday

    ... the lifetime minor-leaguer fresh out of Omaha. Who earned the trust of Alex Rodriguez? Who mentored a budding Robinson Cano? Who tweaked the swing of the famously hard-wired Derek Jeter? That was K-Long, swing whisperer to the stars, and now the ...

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  8. Long immersing himself in his work with Mets' hittersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Major League Baseball

    ... after the Yankees dismissed Long -- who spent eight years in the Bronx working with superstars, including Robinson Cano , Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez -- the Mets scooped him up to replace interim hitting coach Lamar Johnson, who had taken over ...

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  9. In his talk with reporters Saturday, Kevin Long broke down most of the team's hitters and saidaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Metsblog.com

    1. He will use Robinson Cano as a model for Juan Lagares , especially as it pertains to how he sees the ball. He believes has a lot of potential at the plate, "I'm excited about this player," 2. Ideally, Curtis Granderson hits sixth in the order, but ...

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  10. Robinson Cano Says Seattle Weather Was Responsible For His Weight Gain In 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Post Game

    ... a bulky 305 pounds . That's about 30 pounds more than he was last season. But, as evidenced by former teammate Robinson Cano's weight issues, Sabathia's decision to pack on the pounds appears prescient. Cano told reporters that when he played in New ...

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  11. Felix Hernandez happy to have Nelson Cruz in Mariners lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Oregonian

    ... He also represented the Dominican Republic twice in the World Baseball Classic, playing with Seattle teammates Robinson Cano and Fernando Rodney in 2009 and 2013. "They're the leaders," Cruz said of Cano and Hernandez. "They're the head of the team, ...

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  12. Cruz steps into power-hitting role with MarinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    ... He also represented the Dominican Republic twice in the World Baseball Classic, playing with Seattle teammates Robinson Cano and Fernando Rodney in 2009 and 2013. "They're the leaders," Cruz said of Cano and Hernandez. "They're the head of the team, ...

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  13. On the Cusp: New York YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | New York Yankees

    ... may not be a household name, but he could find his way to the Bronx at some point this year. The loss of Robinson Cano to the Mariners has left a hole at the important middle-infield position. Probably competing with Stephen Drew and perhaps Jose ...

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  14. If ex-Yankee Robinson Cano looked fatter last season with the Seattle Mariners, here's whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NJ.com

    Last year, in his first season with the Seattle Mariners, second baseman Robinson Cano wasn't the player he was with the Yankees . The stat sheet revealed that: Oh, sure, he was an All-Star Game starter, a Gold Glove finalist and he was fifth in the American League MVP voting, but how much of that was due to reputation? After all, his numbers, while respectable, were down for one of baseball's most consistent wrecking balls: And now, the Seattle Times revealed another reason Cano didn't look like the player he was in pinstripes: He was carrying 20 pounds more than he did by the end of the season in New York.

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  15. (L-R) Dustin Pedroia, Robinson Cano, Jose Altuve, Ian Kinsler and Jason KipnisRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sports Network

    Last season, only eight players at the position finished within the top 100 , and it would not be a surprise if we saw similar rankings this year. Second basemen can help fantasy teams in numerous ways, whether it is hitting for average or power, stealing bases, or scoring runs, but the most important thing in regards to the position, is not to overlook it.

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  16. A Few Questions About Yoan Moncada - Part 2Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sports Media 101

    ... Puig - both of whom have been All-Stars. If he sticks at second base, he'll continue to draw comparisons to Robinson Cano . While it seems unfair to compare Moncada to a 6-time All-Star who has finished in the top six in MVP voting five times, that ...

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  17. Steady Kyle Seager Wins The RaceRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | FakeTeams

    ... in seven steals and 71 runs in an improved Mariners lineup, notably with the addition of ex- Yankees superstar Robinson Cano filling in at second base. The Mariners kick off their offseason by keeping SeaBoss around for seven more years, at a steep ...

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  18. Schmeelk: Yankees Made Big Mistake By Not Signing Yoan MoncadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | CBS Local

    ... rest of baseball. Whether it was an unsuccessful attempt to get under the luxury tax or declining to re-sign Robinson Cano, the blank checkbook appeared to many to be a thing of the past. But there was never anything wrong with financial prudence in ...

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  19. Philadelphia Daily News David Murphy columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Erie Times News

    ... after leaving the communist island, a 19-year-old infielder named Yoan Moncada who had drawn comparisons to Robinson Cano. With three straight losing seasons, a thin minor league system and a lucrative TV contract kicking in next year, the Phillies ...

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  20. clichesProof That the New York Post Only Knows One Jay Z SongSo many problems. Jaime FullerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | New York Magazine

    ... rant that blasted an unidentified 'dweeb' who failed to show him enough respect." A gift to Yankee free agent Robinson Cano has left JayZ facing a lot more than '99 Problems' with the Major League Baseball Players Association." Beyonc and Jay Z have ...

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