I received a message from (agent) Scott Boras last night informing me that Alex Rodriguez formally opted out of the final three seasons of his contractReport: A-Rod opts out of Yankees deal Oct 29, 2007
We had a lot invested in Carl and were hopeful he could pitch for usYankees' Pavano to have elbow surgery May 24, 2007
There is a time for things like that and that wasn't itMets announce Lady Gaga finger promotion Jun 21, 2010
We do appreciate the contributions he has made to this organizationYankees, Jeter in contract tussle Nov 23, 2010
Thankfully that's not something we're going to have to deal with right nowCashman: Jeter staying at short for now Jan 25, 2011
Brian McGuire Cashman (born July 3, 1967) is an American Major League Baseball executive for the New York Yankees.
Cashman was born in Rockville Centre, New York and raised in Washingtonville, New York. He was raised in an Irish Catholic family. He moved with his family to Lexington, Kentucky, where his father John managed a farm that raised standardbreds for harness racing. He attended Lexington Catholic High School before moving to the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. He graduated from Georgetown Preparatory School in 1985.
He attended The Catholic University of America, where he earned a bachelor's degree in 1989. He was a four-year starter at second base and the leadoff hitter for the Cardinals' baseball team. He set a school record for most hits in a season which has since been broken.