Yankees agree to one-year deal with SS Isiah Kiner-Falefa

The New York Yankees announced Friday that they have agreed to a one-year deal with shortstop Isiah Kiner-Falefa.The deal is worth $6 million, according to multiple reportsThe agreement means the two sides will avoid arbitration.Kiner-Falefa batted .261 with four homers and 48 RBIs in 142 games last season in his first year with the Yankees.The 27-year-old lost his starting shortstop job for a time due to defensive issues. He committed 15 errors a year following his career-worst 19 errors for the Texas Rangers in 2021.Kiner-Falefa spent four seasons with the Texas and won a Gold Glove in 2020.

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