Rob Neyer doesn’t understand the Brian Bruney deal from Washington’s perspective. I liked Bruney, liked his mug, but I ain’t complaining over this trade, are you?
“Pitching, pitching, pitching, and then left field,” General Manager Brian Cashman said. “Those are the obvious areas we need to focus on.”
Here’s the big rumor from yesterday…
…In the meantime, while you wait…
UPDATE: According to a Tweet by Jon Heman: “yanks to get granderson, e. jackson, i. kennedy to dbacks, scherzer, schlereth, a. jax, coke to tigers….teams in agreement on trade. assuming medicals check out, it’s a go.”
I can’t imagine the Yankees getting E. Jackson as well. I’m sure he’ll be headed to the Dimaondbacks too.
More on Curtis from Sweeny Murti:
And over at the Times, Tyler Kepner makes a case for Granderson.