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Brian Cashman: Hal Steinbrenner was ‘the Mariano Rivera' of Aaron Judge talks

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

The Yankees owner played a closing role in getting star slugger Aaron Judge to stay in the Bronx with a nine-year, $360 million contract.
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Bill Madden: In bringing back Aaron Judge for nine years, Hal Steinbrenner signs off on a dumb deal

Bill Madden: In bringing back Aaron Judge for nine years, Hal Steinbrenner signs off on a dumb deal

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

In the wee hours of Wednesday morning a beleaguered and resigned Hal Steinbrenner firmly cemented his membership in baseball's One Dumb Owner club by re-signing soon-to-be 31-year-old Aaron Judge for an astounding nine years and $360 million.
Or $146.5 million more than the seven-year, $213.5 million the Yankees offered Judge last March, which he flatly rejected.
Until December 2019 when the Yankees lavished a record nine-year, $324 million contract on Gerrit Cole , a No. 1 starting pitcher they absolutely had to have, Young Hal had taken pains to act prudently when it came to the free...
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