From MLB Trade Rumors:
The Yankees are among the teams keeping an eye on Chien-Ming Wang, who threw six shutout innings against Australia in the World Baseball Classic, tweets Joel Sherman of the New York Post. The Aussies may not be the toughest team in the WBC, but Wang looked strong and probably helped his case for hooking on with the Bombers or another club as pitching depth. Here’s more out of the AL and NL East.
I missed Sherman’s tweets, which appeared at 4 a.m.this morning because I was sleeping but this isn’t shocking news, the Yankees were said to be among the teams who were going to be watching the still-unsigned Wang.
And in case you missed the game last night, the former Yankee ace held Australia to four singles in six scoreless innings in Chinese Taipei’s 4-1 victory. Chinese Taipei will next host the Netherlands who defeated Korea 5-0 in their first game. Continue reading Quick Hit: Yankees are scouting Wang in the WBC