The New York Yankeeshot stove is about as ice-cold as it has been in years.
Angels Torii Hunter – 08-09-2011 – Yankee Stadium
But please don’t hang your hat on the theory that no news is good news here as there have been plenty of headlines about players hitting the free agent market and rejecting qualifying offers.
All fans can do is hope that something good is announced soon from GM Brian Cashman’s office, like the re-signing of catcher Russell Martin, along with southpaw Andy Pettitte and the team’s best starter in 2012, Hiroki Kuroda.
Now with Yankee Universe in disarray, other teams in the AL have taken notice, which makes this the worst time for the Yankees to become spend thrifty. This team has to retool, as you cannot rebuild with a depleted farm system.
TIGERS GET A HUNTER:
The latest news is that Detroit Tigers, who have eliminated the Yankees #28 hopes for the last two seasons inked outfielder Torii Hunter to a 2-year, $26 million deal.
Rumors immediately swirled that the...