Robinson Cano RUMORS & NEWS

  • Robinson Cano wearing interesting jersey in minor league return

    Larry Brown Sports "Robinson Cano on Saturday played in his first minor league baseball game (excluding rehab assignments) since 2005, and he did so in style. Cano signed a minor-league deal with the San Diego Padres on Friday. He reported to the team’s Triple-A affiliate, the El Paso Chihuahuas,..." June 12

  • Padres To Release Robinson Cano, Select Nomar Mazara

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Padres are set to select the contract of outfielder Nomar Mazara, tweets Robert Murray of FanSided. The former Rangers top prospect-turned-journeyman inked a minor league pact with San Diego over the winter. The move comes in conjunction with the “imminent”..." June 02

  • Robinson Cano Expected To Lose Roster Spot With Padres; Reportedly Likely To Elect Free Agency

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Padres are likely to request that second baseman Robinson Canó accept an optional assignment to Triple-A El Paso, reports Jon Heyman of the New York Post. Heyman suggests the eight-time All-Star would refuse to go to the minor leagues, as is his right as a player with..." June 02

  • Robinson Cano honored by Padres opportunity: 'I know I still can play this game'

    The Score "Robinson Cano is excited about the opportunity to join the San Diego Padres, and even though his role is going to change dramatically, the veteran believes he has plenty to offer his new team. "I still got a lot left in the tank," the 39-year-old said on Friday,..." May 14

  • Padres Option Dinelson Lamet, Finalize Deal With Robinson Cano

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Padres announced they’ve optioned right-hander Dinelson Lamet to Triple-A El Paso. The move clears an active roster spot for Robinson Canó, whose previously-reported major league contract has been made official. San Diego already had an opening on the..." May 13

  • Padres Nearing Deal With Robinson Cano

    New York Post "Robinson Cano is getting a baseball lifeline. The 39-year-old is nearing a deal with the Padres, The Post’s Jon Heyman reports. It’s expected to be a major league deal, according to The Post’s Joel Sherman. Cano was officially released by the..." May 12

  • Potential MLB Landing Spots for Robinson Cano After Mets Release

    Bleacher Report "Robinson Cano and the New York Mets are parting ways, but he may yet get to write a final chapter to his MLB career with another team. The 39-year-old began the 2022 season as their starting second baseman but hit just .195 through 12 games. This was on the heels of a season-long..." May 04

  • Francisco Lindor ‘sad’ to see Robinson Cano go after ‘wouldn’t be happy’ plea

    New York Post "Francisco Lindor wishes he had more time with Robinson Cano as his teammate, but said he “respects” the Mets’ decision to designate the struggling veteran for assignment on Monday. A day after the star shortstop said he wouldn’t be happy if the..." May 03

  • 11 Potential Landing Spots For Robinson Cano

    CBS Sports "Robinson Canó's time with the New York Mets is over. The Mets designated Canó for assignment on Monday, the day teams must trim their rosters from 28 players to 26. New York opted to keep JD Davis, Luis Guillorme, and Dominic..." May 03

  • Mets DFA Robinson Canó; New York on the hook for nearly $40 million left on his contract

    Yahoo! Sports "The Mets have designated Robinson Cano for assignment as one of their moves to trim the active roster from 28 to 26 before Monday's 12 p.m. deadline, the team announced. Reliever Yoan Lopez was optioned to Triple-A Syracuse as the other..." May 02

  • Are Mets fans watching the end of Robinson Cano’s career?

    NJ "There is a level of joy in Metsville that hasn’t been felt for a long time. The New Amazin’s took three of four from the San Francisco Giants, they’re sitting atop the National League East at 10-4 with the best record in the majors. The pitching staff is..." April 22

  • ‘Sometimes I cried’: Mets’ Robinson Cano reflects on suspension year

    New York Post "Robinson Cano came into spring training facing many uncertainties. But of one thing, he was sure: The 39-year-old had to make amends. Before arriving in Port St. Lucie, he reached out to a handful of Mets teammates, including Pete Alonso, Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer, Brandon Nimmo and Francisco..." April 19

  • Robinson Cano to try 1st base again as Mets experiment in spring

    CBS Sports "The New York Mets have a familiar name starting at an unfamiliar position as part of their exhibition game on Thursday against the Washington Nationals. Robinson Canó, traditionally a second baseman, will be tasked with defending first base. Canó's..." March 31

  • Robinson Canó apologizes after serving PED suspension

    The Athletic "After missing the entire 2021 season due to a positive test for Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing drug, Robinson Canó addressed the media on Wednesday. “I’m here to apologize," Canó said. "To the Mets organization, my teammates, the fans, you..." March 16