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The Yankees have at all times been masterful at inflating the worth of their prospects after which buying and selling them for wanted items to spice up their main league roster.
That clearly is not what has occurred with shortstop prospects Anthony Volpe and Oswald Peraza. The Yankees are banking on — and higher be proper about — the children after sitting out the free-agent frenzy on both aspect of the not too long ago resolved MLB lockout and watching 5 former All-Star shortstops signal elsewhere this offseason.
“We really feel like we’ve bought a very good crew, and we’re working out the best payroll we’ve ever had in our historical past,” GM Brian Cashman stated Monday.