Yanks talking to A-Rod; Boras not part of dialogue
The New York Yankees began direct contract dialogue with third baseman Alex Rodriguez on Wednesday.
Rodriguez and his wife, Cynthia, met with Hank and Hal Steinbrenner in Tampa, Fla. Negotiations -- which never really got started last month -- now are progressing, and a deal could be reached within the next few days.
Agent Scott Boras was not part of the initial dialogue and was not present at the talks. Sources indicate he has been acting as an adviser to Rodriguez and likely will ...
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