Thursday, November 8, 2012
Cano & Jeter Win Silver Slugger Awards
The Silver Slugger Award is given to the top offensive player at each position every yea and this year Yankees second basemen Robinson Cano and short stop Derek Jeter took home the hardware. This is Derek's fifth silver slugger overall(2006-2009, 2012) and Robbie's fourth overall (2006, 2010-2012). With this award Derek Jeter reached an incentive in his contract that will give him a $1.5 million raise from $8 million to $9.5 million and counting for 2014. Congratulations to both players!