Found October 20, 2013 on Sports Injury Alert:
Whereas free agent catcher Brian McCann is said to have the ability to get a $100-million contract from many teams not in Atlanta, CBS’s baseball insider Jon Heyman believes that number “may be a bit ambitious.” Heyman reports, though, that “not many players should enjoy a better free agency” than McCann, who projects as one of the top free agents in all of baseball this offseason. Heyman notes that interested teams include the Yankees, Red Sox, Cubs, Angels, Blue Jays, and White Sox. Any of these teams could afford the asking price, and among them, the Yankees are in the highest need of a catcher. The Yankees struggled all season to keep a healthy catcher behind the plate, and when they played, Yankee catchers hit a combined .213 with 8 HR and 44 RBI. McCann himself hit just .256, but he did smack 20 HR and drive in 57 runs in 102 games. He lost the first month and a half of the season to injury. Boston could lose Jarrod Saltalamacchia to free agency; the same holds true...

McCann may hit HR as free agent: BoSox, Yanks, Rangers, etc. in play

Not many players should enjoy a better free agency than catcher Brian McCann. McCann's consistent offensive numbers his relative youth and even his serious attitude should aid him as he approaches the free-agent market. But another big plus is the large number of big-market teams that'll be seeking a catcher. Early predictions that he could reach $100 million may be a bit...

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