(Seattle, WA) — The Seattle Mariners are showing off their prized free-agent pickup. Second baseman Robinson Cano was formally introduced Thursday after a signing a reported 10-year contract worth 240-million-dollars. Cano says he’s elated with how things worked out.
The 31-year-old Cano had spent his entire nine-year career with the New York Yankees before hitting the open market this offseason. The five-time All-Star hit .314 with 27 home runs and 107 RBI this past season. Cano is a lifetime 309 hitter with 204 career home runs.
Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano says he’s always loved the city of Seattle and Safeco Field. Cano also says former Mariner and recent Yankees teammate Ichiro Suzuki told him how great the organization is.
Cano says he signed with Seattle because the team is ready to win.
Rick Maklebust/rtm SPT) NY) NJ)
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