What else can baseball fans do in January but dream of October? In You May Say I'm a Dreamer, the Outside Corner staff will imagine the route to a World Series in 2013 title for all 30 teams.
In what many fans consider a nightmare, the New York Yankees are once again champions of baseball. The Yankees did what the Yankees have done for most of baseball history: they dominated the regular season, rolled into the playoffs, and dispatched all who went against them.
New York was carried throughout the regular season by their star second baseman, Robinson Cano. With Cano hitting free agency after the season, he smashed a career-best 36 homers, hit .323, and posted a .941 OPS while winning a Gold Glove and the AL MVP award, setting himself up for a massive payday from the Yankees or another team this winter.
With a season like that from your second baseman, who needs much production elsewhere? Well, the Yankees got production from a variety of sources aside from Cano. ...