Originally written on IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught  |  Last updated 11/15/14
I don't want to be negative. I really don't. But when the tire blows, the spare is missing, the cell phone doesn't work, and as you walk the dark and deserted road, it starts to sleet - well - don't you just want to - I don't know - do something crazy... like play Youkilis at shortstop?Yeah, that's right. It's as if you're telling God: "Screw you, Old Man! I'm not afraid anymore! What more can you do to me? Hell with this! You go Yahweh, and I'll go mine!"Youk at short. That's today's backup plan. A divine comedy, is it not? If Jason Nix goes down - as we know he will - Cervelli will move to 3B, which he played in some mixed office softball league - and Youk will take over at SS. I am not making this up. That's Girardi's plan. The Yankees - the Walking Dead - are so handcuffed with injured players, disappointing prospects and - well - scrap heap acquisitions that we'll never play but still don't want to lose -...
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