vs. Yankees ; In hand, Judge hosting a gala in New York
Aaron Judge has a new contract from the Yankees, and the free agent slugger has a lot of friends.
Judge was in New York on Friday night for all his Gala Rise Foundation is a non-profit organization that aims to inspire children and teens to be responsible citizens by engaging them in activities that encourage the realization of limitless possibilities.
This is a star-studded event, Judge in the city Under the bright lights, many familiar faces were greeted. The Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton, Anthony Rizzo, DJ LeMahieu, Harrison Bader and Michael King were there, along with the Athletics’ Tyler Wade and free agents Luke Voit and Jameson Taillon.
This event is for Judge to get the most valuable It was held a day after the player awards, which coincided with Yankees general manager Brian Cashman reiterating the club’s desire to re-sign Judge.
Cashman revealed the Yankees to Judge made a renewed contract offer, Judge turned down a seven-year $213 . 5 million was postponed in March. Cashman, who declined to offer terms on the club’s new offer, said talks resumed a day after the Yankees were eliminated in the AL Championship Series.
From last night: Brian Cashman says Yankees have made renewed offer to Aaron Judge, who declined $.
“It’s real time So we’re on time,” Cashman said. “We certainly don’t mess around.”
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“It’s real time, so we’re on time,” Cashman said. “We’re certainly not messing around. We’ve made offers, of course, since spring training. If it wasn’t explicitly stated, [managing general partner] Hal Steinbrenner has had face-to-face [time] with Aaron Judge, and I’ve spoken to his Agent made contact.”
Steinbrenner told the judge “I Hope he makes the Yankees for the rest of his life.”
” left It’s up to him and his family to go from there,” Steinbrenner said. “But we will do our best, I can assure you.”
The judge said Thursday that the conversation with Steinbrenner represented “a very good sign for me in the process.” Still, Judge seems keen to enjoy his freedom The player’s experience, with the aim of meeting other clubs and identifying the best club for his future.
“I don’t know how fast or slow it will go ,” Judge said. “We’ve had conversations with some teams. For me, if we’re going to build a winning team, if I can take my [contract] stuff away so they can move on and add more stuff to build the team and I think that’s always going to be an advantage wherever I go.”