Yankees, Russell Martin table talks

Updated: February 24, 2012, 6:51 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman and the agent for catcher Russell Martin talked about a long-term deal Friday but were too far apart and decided to table talks until the offseason.

Cashman said the two sides "mutually agreed to wait," after agent Matt Colleran called on Friday.

"It was a good conversation," Colleran said Friday evening. "By the end of it, we were on the same page."

Martin can become a free agent at the end of the season. Prior to agreeing ...

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