Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports has added a new star to its roster, according to a tweet by SportsCenter.
Yoenis Cespedes, an outfielder for the Boston Red Sox, will be leaving his current agent Adam Katz upon his agreement with Roc Nation Sports.
Cespedes has a year left on his current contract with the Red Sox, and its reported that he won’t sign an extension unless the Red Sox make an aggressive offer.
Roc Nation Sports represents 11 athletes from the NFL, NBA, WNBA and MLB, including Kevin Durant and Robinson Cano.
SportsCenter’s tweet about the deal is as follows:
Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports agency announces signing of Boston Red Sox OF Yoenis Cespedes. pic.twitter.com/lz7avuzakI
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) October 20, 2014