Another day, another batch of rumors. The silence on the Yankee front is deafening today. Maybe that means a deal is getting announced soon.
- Via George King, Marlon Byrd has no problem being traded to the Yankees, who reportedly “have prospects the Phillies like enough to get a deal done.” Not that it would matter if he did have a problem since he doesn’t have a no-trade clause, but those extra years on his deal are almost assuredly what’s keeping Cash away.
- Via the same King article, the White Sox have a scout following the Trenton Thunder right now and they are still very much interested in the Yanks’ catching depth. John Danks is the name that continues to come up in connection with the Yankees and my personal stance on him has not changed. Do. Not. Want.
- Yesterday it was a pitcher, today it’s an outfielder that the Yanks are interested in acquiring from the Cubs in the form of Justin Ruggiano. …