Found May 29, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
Whatever deal Vernon Wells struck with the devil to revive his career upon his arrival in New York this season looks like it had a pretty early expiration date. One of the most surprising developments of the early 2013 was that Wells, fresh off of being banished from Anaheim, landed in the Bronx and suddenly began playing like he was back in his prime. With a .300/.366/.544 slash line the first month of the season, Wells was one of the major reasons that the Yankees were able to not only survive the rash of injuries that struck their lineup but thrive. Vernon's strong performance even had them looking quite smart to trade for him even though the deal was roundly mocked at the time seeing how Wells was only a year removed for having one of the worst seasons of all-time for a full-time starting outfielder. Well, it looks like the joke might still be on the Yankees after all. Since that stellar first month, Wells has seen his numbers fall off a cliff. A very high and jagg...
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