Found October 22, 2012 on NESN.com:
The Yankees would have a pretty hard time getting rid of third baseman Alex Rodriguez and the rest of his giant contract this offseason. But that doesn't mean they're not open to trying. New York general manager Brian Cashman says that while a trade of Rodriguez and the $114 million and five years left on his contract would be "unrealistic" at this point, considering the takers are expected to be few, he's still listening if other teams are interested. "It's not like I'm going to hang phones up on anybody who wants to make any overtures about anything," Cashman said on ESPN Radio's Sunday Morning With Ian O'Connor, according to ESPNNewYork.com. While a trade seems to be what's on everyone else's mind, Cashman noted that the Yankees need a third baseman -- and Rodriguez is still their best option. "I don't think it's realistic at all for us to be moving forward with anything but Alex Rodriguez at third base,&qu...
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