Originally written on IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught  |  Last updated 12/14/12
Right now, way I seez it, here is the 2013 opening day Yankee batting order:GardnerJeteCanoTexYoukilisGrandymanDH to be named CervelliIchiroWe can debate whether Ichiro or Gardner should lead off.  Hopefully, one hits during the spring and makes the question moot.So... the issue: Who is our DH - particularly our RH man, because we're weak as cooked spaghetti from that side. There's talk of Scott Hairston - and I'm all for signing people -- but considering our starvation diet, I'd hate to think we give Hairston the two-year contract that we refused Russell Martin. Unless Grandy delivers in a deal, we're stuck with the Andruw Joneses and Raul Ibanezes of the world. As the Master says, Raul is cool. If he accepts a one-year, I don't see how we can say no, from a public relations standpoint. If he wants two, well, I would have to invoke the Russell Martin rule, (See above.) Which leaves us with the RH. Folks, I have talked about Ronnier Mustelier in the past. Last year, when the Traveli...
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