Yankees signed LHP Aroldis Chapman to a five-year, $86 million contract.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Yankees have agreed to terms with Aroldis Chapman on a five-year, $86 million contract.
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said that the team will not sign both Aroldis Chapman and Kenley Jansen.
Jayson Stark of ESPN reports that both the Yankees and Marlins have offered Aroldis Chapman and Kenley Jansen five-year contracts.
According to USA Today's Bob Nightengale, the Nationals are "firmly in the hunt" for Aroldis Chapman.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports that the Yankees, Marlins, and Dodgers are awaiting word from Aroldis Chapman and Kenley Jansen.
Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports hears that "there's an increasing sense" among teams in the elite-closer market that Kenley Jansen and Aroldis Chapman could be close to making decisions on where to sign.
According to USA Today's Bob Nightengale, one team has offered $92 million to Aroldis Chapman.
MLB.com's Bryan Hoch reports that the Yankees have made contract offers to both Aroldis Chapman and Kenley Jansen.
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, offers for free agent closer Aroldis Chapman are past $80 million.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports that the Yankees are focused on Aroldis Chapman.
Aroldis Chapman told Marly Rivera of ESPN that he wants a six-year contract.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports hears Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria "loves" Aroldis Chapman.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports hears the Nationals believe Aroldis Chapman "is too rich for their taste."