Featured Player: Robinson Cano – SEA Born October 22, 1982
Robinson Canó is a Dominican-American second baseman for the Seattle Mariners of MLB. He made his MLB debut with the New York Yankees in 2005, after spending four years in the minor leagues, and played for the Yankees until 2013.
Canó is a six-time All-Star (2006, 2010–2014) and five-time Silver Slugger Award winner (2006, 2010–2013). He won two Gold Glove Awards (2010, 2012) and has been named American League Player of the Month twice (September 2006, April 2010). Canó even won the Home Run Derby in 2011. He was a member of the Yankees' 2009 World Series championship team and the Dominican Republic's 2013 World Baseball Classic championship team, for which he won the tournament's most valuable player award. His team's win made him one of four players to have won both a World Series and World Baseball Classic.
This season Canó became the first player in MLB history to hit 30+ doubles in a season in all of his first 11 seasons.
Robinson Canó has been officially endorsing the SSK brand since 2009. As one of baseball’s best players he aligns himself with one of baseball’s best brands.
“I love baseball. I love SSK. It’s our game.”-Robinson Cano