NJ.com | Brendan Kuty: Luke Voit’s identify hasn’t appeared in any commerce rumors, however hypothesis has risen that the Yankees ought to attempt to transfer him. Former Yankee first baseman Mark Teixiera was the most recent to opine that the Yankees ought to think about shifting Voit, with the 29-year-old coming off a wonderful season. Teixeira factors out that such a commerce would permit the Yankees to re-sign DJ LeMahieu and transfer him to first, although doing so may neutralize a few of LeMahieu’s worth, which stems from his capacity to play up the center.
The Ringer | Ben Lindbergh: Not strictly a Yankees piece right here, however an fascinating one nonetheless, because it touches on a subject that does relate to the Bombers: the efficacy of home-run hitting offenses in October. Lindbergh examines the statistic that has been making the rounds this postseason, that of the report of groups that out-homer their opponents. He finds that trendy groups depend on the lengthy ball greater than ever to win within the playoffs, and that swinging for the fences does look like a profitable technique in October, opposite to the seemingly common perception that manufacturing runs and small ball brings advantages when the chips are down.
NJ.com | Mike Rosenstein: Yearly, MLB Commerce Rumors forecasts salaries for gamers eligible for arbitration. They revealed their projections for the Yankees’ arb-eligible gamers, which is a tougher job on this age of uncertainty. In any occasion, the likes of Gleyber Torres and Clint Frazier will begin to increase cash as they hit arbitration for the primary time, although it’s doable that others, like Aaron Judge or Chad Green, may not see as huge raises as they might have earned in a non-coronavirus upended world.
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