Originally posted on The Sports Journal  |  Last updated 8/29/14
Should Giancarlo Stanton become available, expect the Yanks to be suitors – Mandatory Credit: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images via ESPN.com The New York Yankees are always a team in the majors to keep your eye once the Winter Meetings commence. From trades, to signings, the Yanks have a knack for being heavy suitors in any big named player on the market, so why should this upcoming offseason be any different from years prior? Despite making minimal additions at the trade deadline and only addressing areas they needed to make alterations at, the Yanks, by my estimation, will be inclined to pursue larger ticketed items this winter, with looming holes in the infield. However, while they’ll certainly be prepared to fish out Derek Jeter‘s successor, could they fish out a big fish down in Miami? Yes, I’m referring to Giancarlo Stanton, the league-leader in RBIs. According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, should the Marlins make Stanton available, he fully expects the Yanks to “vigorously”...
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