#Yankees working on 3-team deal w/ AZ and DET to land SS Didi Gregorius. Hearing Shane Greene would go to DET, Tigers sending 2 P’s to AZ
— Sweeny Murti (@YankeesWFAN) December 5, 2014
Well how about that? We’ve been hearing a lot of rumblings about the Yankees working the trade market hard for a shortstop and now it sounds like something might be coming together.
No more details yet, but this is definitely worth watching. Gregorius has been targeted by the Yankees before. He’s 24 years old, generally considered a plus defensive shortstop, and has hit .243/.313/.366 (.300 wOBA, 84 wRC+) in 2 partial seasons for the Diamondbacks.
More on this story as it develops.
** UPDATE 9:24 AM- Per Ken Rosenthal, it’s a done deal. Still waiting on all the players involved to come out. **
** UPDATE 9:42 AM- Alright so here’s what we know right now, courtesy of Sweeny, Rosenthal, and Jon Morosi: The 3 teams involved are the Yankees, Tigers, and Diamondbacks. …