Cano shining brightest among stars

Slugging second baseman could record best April in Yankees history

Updated: April 30, 2010, 12:02 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

BALTIMORE -- Robinson Cano might be concluding the greatest April in Yankees history.

If he keeps his average above .400 on Friday night, he will finish this month with eight homers and a .400 batting average.

No Yankee has ever done that, according to Elias. The last major leaguer to hit .400 with at least eight April home runs was Barry Bonds six years ago.

On Thursday, Cano lifted his league-leading average to .407, moved into second on the AL home runs list with eight and ...

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