I would only trade Gardner as the lead chip for a top of the rotation (#2) starter.
This team desperately needs pitching, fielding/offense
Exactly. Gardner is underrated by many, but not MLB GM's. If Gardner simply repeats last season, I think he is good for $100M. Market had been and is
Yes. Even if the Yankees don't hold to the $189 million number, bad contracts hurt the team.
I agree....will be sad if someone gets snagged off RuleV that has value...
It's primarily this - I'm concerned about the team's ability to acquire talent down the road if they're constantly saddled with ARod, Tex, CC type contracts.
He won't be for long. It's only early December.