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Yankees’ Carlos Beltran hits big with $9M penthouse buy

MLB slugger snags UES penthouse below $10M asking price

March 23, 2015 04:30PM

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Carlos Beltran and the penthouse at 300 East 79th Street

New York Yankees slugger Carlos Beltran scored a penthouse at 300 East 79th Street and Second Avenue for markedly less than the pad’s original $10 million price tag.

Along with wife Jessica Lugo, the Yankee outfielder picked up the 4,900-square-foot triplex penthouse for $9.38 million, the New York Daily News reported. The pair used an LLC to purchase the unit, which had been on the market since 2013.

The triplex penthouse at 300 East 79th Street

The triplex penthouse at 300 East 79th Street

The Upper East Side penthouse features a private 650-square-foot rooftop, five bedrooms, five bathrooms, a dining room, a library, a media room and a grand staircase. Sloane Square Real Estate’s Jaar-Mel Sloan represented the seller.

Last October, Beltran sold his Weston, Fla. home for $4.1 million, or $400,000 below the listed asking price, as The Real Deal originally reported. Months earlier, he sold his massive Long Island mansion to make a return to New York City. [NYDN] –Kerry Barger

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    Now lets see if he gets a hit on the field.

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