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Yankees, Hiroyuki Nakajima Unable To Reach Deal

The Yankees announced Thursday that they were unable to agree to contract terms and will pass on signing Japanese infielder Hiroyuki Nakajima.

WFAN–01/05/2012

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Hartnett: New Year, Same Yankees Not Necessarily A Bad Thing

Some Yankees fans have expressed outrage, but Brian Cashman has kept the organization’s best interests at heart by waiting for the right deal.

WFAN–01/05/2012

TOKYO - MARCH 07:  Infielder Hiroyuki Nakajima #6 of Japan celebrates scoring with teammate Yoshiyuki Kamei #35 after Outfielder Seiichi Uchikawa's two-run single in the top of the first inning during the World Baseball Classic Tokyo Round match  between Japan and South Korea at Tokyo Dome on March 7, 2009 in Tokyo, Japan.  (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Yankees Win Hiroyuki Nakajima Bidding

According to WFAN’s Jon Heyman, the New York Yankees won exclusive rights to sign Japanese All-Star shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima. The Yankees now have a 30-day window to complete the signing process.

WFAN–12/07/2011