Jobu weighs in on where current Yankees left fielder, Brett Gardner, should play in 2014.
As many of you know, the Yankees recently signed two outfielders to significant contracts. They picked up former Boston Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury on a seven year deal for $153MM (with an 8th year option), and then turned around and signed former Royals, Astros, Mets, Giants and Cardinals right fielder Carlos Beltrán to a three year, $45MM contract. When you consider the fact that the Yankees already have Alfonso Soriano on the roster, as well as the fact that Manager Joe Girardi likes to use the DH to rest his regulars, it would seem that someone might have to go to make all the pieces fit. Should Brett Gardner be that guy? Continue reading →