Teams interested in Delmon Young? Could he come cheap in a month?
New York Yankees Rumors
Yankees Notes: Young, Cashman, Stanton
By Zach Links [January 2, 2013 at 6:34pm CST]
The Yankees inked Matt Diaz to a one-year,$1.2MM minor league deal just before the New Year. Here's a look at what could be next on the list for the Bombers..
Even after signing Diaz, the Yankees are looking for a right-handed hitting punch versus left-handed pitchers, but they don't have interest in Delmon Young, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post (on Twitter). The Mariners had interest in Young during the Winter Meetings but have since picked up a pair of veteran outfielders in Jason Bay and Raul Ibanez. Late last month we learned that the Braves aren't interested either.
General Manager Brian Cashman is prepared to be patient as he looks to make further upgrades to the roster, writes MLB.com 's Bryan Hoch. Last year, the Yankees didn't bring Ibanez aboard until February.
Read more at http://www.mlbtraderumors.com/new_york_yankee...
he can hit...no doubt about it...I think we see another righty come aboard...the later it is, prices drop..and people willing to settle for 1 year deals...