Originally Posted by Chez
Really? He got the New York friggin' Yankees to pay him $12m for one year during the twilight (or at least downside) of his career? Sounds like a pretty great career move.
Yeah, not to mention, A-Rod and Teixeira have missed a combined 148 games the past 2 seasons (abour 25% of the total maximum) and the Yankees have had a hodgepodge of DH guys like Posada, Chavez, and Andruw Jones... I think they'll find plenty of playing time for Youk.