Travis Hafner Picks Yankees Over Rays
Travis Hafner picked the Yankees over the Tampa Bay Rays, in choosing his next club.
— Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) February 1, 2013
FRIDAY, 12:50pm: The Yankees agreed to sign Hafner for $2MM plus incentives, Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com reports (on Twitter).
THURSDAY, 3:13pm: The deal guarantees Hafner $2MM or so, Ken Davidoff of the New York Post reports (on Twitter).
2:48pm: It will be a one-year deal with a low base salary and incentives, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports (on Twitter).
1:38pm: The Yankees have a deal in place with Travis Hafner, Chad Jennings of the Journal News reports. The deal could be announced later today or tomorrow, once contract language has been finalized. Terms of the deal aren’t known, though Jennings suggests it’ll be a one-year contract in the $1.1MM range. Hafner, a client of the Legacy Agency, will obtain a Major League deal, Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com reports (on Twitter).
For more on this story visit: Ben Nicholson-Smith, MLB Trade Rumors