Found October 29, 2012 on NESN.com:
The Yankees are known to spend a bit too much money on washed-up stars. They've also been talking about changing their ways and trying to stay under the luxury tax threshold moving forward. But they're willing to pay for established, premium in-house talent -- that is, if the talent produces. Oh, the irony that New York just exercised two player options that will cost the club $30 million -- and that the players getting the money went 7-for-70 in the playoffs this year but are considered must-haves for the team. While Alex Rodriguez and his $28 million contract will get the most attention in New York, two other Yankees were just as bad as Rodriguez in the division series and ALCS this year. And they're the ones the team is picking up for $15 million apiece for next season. Robinson Cano (3-for-40 in playoffs) and Curtis Granderson (4-for-30) have both been locked up by the Yankees. Both are due to become free agents in 2013. Throughout the last cou...
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