Posted June 26, 2012 on AP on Fox
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Robinson Cano found a sliver of room in the cramped kitchen in Queens and sliced slabs of ham into neat one-inch cubes. It turns out the New York Yankees' All-Star second baseman with the smoothest swing around is pretty good with a knife, too. Cano, along with teammates Curtis Granderson, Hiroki Kuroda and Boone Logan, spent a couple of hours Tuesday afternoon helping Jorge Muonz do what he's done each and every day - except one - for nearly eight years: prepare more than 100 meals in his crowded house for day laborers who can't afford to eat. ''If you're willing to do it, you can do anything you want,'' Munoz said. Cano and Co. surprised the 5-foot-2, 48-year-old Colombian immigrant at his modest, semi-attached home in a working class neighborhood as part of the Yankees' fourth annual HOPE Week, hopping out of SUVs carrying 20-pound bags of rice and jugs of vegetable oil. Munoz didn't seem fazed by the stars - he says he has little time ...
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