No one hypothesized that the New York Yankees would be anything less than joyful and relieved to get back their wounded superstars.
Mark Teixeira on the basepaths during a game between the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles on August 26, 2011 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Of course, no one assumed this haphazard army of reserves would be winning enough games to be atop of the AL East either. You can check out available MLB future odds to see that the Yankees are now one of the favorites to win the 2013 World Series, a spot this team was far from just six weeks ago.
Everyone getting this team wrong doesn’t change the fact the Yankees are now in a pickle. Some might even call it a catch-22, as their pricey stars start getting healthy.
Curtis Granderson came off the DL earlier this week, which gives skipper Joe Girardi some relief in the outfield.
Granderson has played his whole career in centerfield but was started in left.
This essentially would put Vernon Wells out of a job he has d...