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Nelson Cruz Newsbeat

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Nelson Cruz seeks $75M for 4 years; will ‘Biogenesis uptick’ help? - CBSSports.com

He can ask for anything. It doesn’t mean he’ll get it.

Free-agent outfielder Nelson Cruz had to be heartened by Jhonny Peralta’s $53 million deal, as Cruz is the better of these two Biogenesis-connected players.

It shouldn’t come as a shock that, according to sources, Cruz is said to seek about $75 million over four years. And it shouldn’t come as a surprise, either, that there are plenty of interested teams, among them the Mariners, Athletics, Mets and his old Rangers team. The Phillies are another that showed early interest but would probably have to trade someone to make room now. (Cruz’s agent Adam Katz declined comment on any and all.)

Jim Furtado Posted: November 26, 2013 at 07:57 PM | 16 comment(s)
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