Found June 24, 2012 on The Outside Corner:
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Red Sox third baseman Kevin Youkilis has been a hot target of trade rumors all week, with a number of teams linked to him. The three apparent front runners for his services were the Dodgers, Indians, and White Sox, and this afternoon, rumors are swirling furiously that he's heading to Chicago. Youkilis's name plate has been removed from his locker at Fenway Park, and he was removed early from today's game against the Braves. Jon Heyman thinks that the deal is done, and many others believe the same thing. But how good of a fit would Youkilis be on the South Side? Well quite frankly, there aren't many third basemen in the league who *wouldn't* be an improvement for the White Sox at third base. Chicago's third baseman have hit a pathetic .176/.250/.235 this year with just one home run, and have actually been worth -1.5 wins. That is beyond awful. Even Youkilis, who has been killed by injuries this year, was an improvement on those numbers. He's hit .233/.31...
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