Today the Yankees signed INF Stephen Drew to a one-year contract and designated OF Eury Perez for assignment.
— Yankees PR Dept. (@YankeesPR) January 16, 2015
For those of you who were starting to wonder what was taking so long with the Drew signing, there’s your closure. He’s officially a Yankee, officially on the 40-man roster, and Eury Perez has been future endeavored.
Now all that needs to be made official is Drew’s role. Will he be the starting second baseman? Backup shortstop? Both? Neither? We’ll see.