Found June 18, 2012 on Lady Loves Pinstripes:
To say the New York Yankeesare on a roll would be an understatement.  Currently the Bombers are on a nine game winning streak having steamrolled over the Mets, Braves and this past weekend the Washington Nationals. The Yankees are 9-1 in their last 10 games; and have won 19 of their last 23. They are 40-25 on the season, which is the best in the AL; and second only to the LA Dodgers (42-25) overall. Still, Yankee fans have to keep things in perspective, as just less than a month ago (May 21st) this same team was 21-21, and were sitting at the bottom of the AL East. And as GM Brian Cashman recently told fans in an Chatting Cage, “Patience has to be a part of this game of baseball. It’s 162 games; it’s not a sprint, it’s a marathon.” Now with the July 31st trade deadline creeping up, the million-dollar question is will Cashman & Co. be consumers or just window shoppers? Well, before even focusing on availability and asking price, the Yankees need to weigh out their option...
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