David Cone in contract to buy $8M Greenwich Lane unit

"Coney" just sold his UES pad for about $6M

From left: David Cone and Greenwich Lane
From left: David Cone and Greenwich Lane

UPDATED, Feb. 24, 1:20 p.m.: Right after selling his Upper East Side home for about $6 million, former Mets and Yankees pitcher and now a YES Network commentator David Cone is in contract to buy a four-bedroom apartment at Rudin Management and Global Holdings’ Greenwich Lane project at Seventh Avenue and West 12th Street. 

The asking price of the unit was nearly $8 million, the New York Post reported.

Cone, a five-time World Series winner, is buying the unit together with his fiance Taja, according to the newspaper. The news comes a day after The Real Deal reported that the baseball star is selling his Upper East Side home for about $2,500 per foot. Michel Madie Real Estate Services’ Michel Madie and Victor Alia had that listing.

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The couple’s new unit at Rudin and Global Holdings’ Greenwich Lane project also includes four-and-a-half bathrooms. Designer Michael Kors also bought a penthouse at the complex.

At the moment, Cone is renting a town house at SoHo Mews for $25,000 a month, the newspaper reported. [NYP] — Claire Moses