Sunday, June 24, 2012

Youk In Sunday Line-Up; ChiSox Top Pursuer

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Curiouser and curiouser. Kevin Youkilis is playing today. In a Red Sox uniform. According to multiple sources, the Chicago White Sox are the most serious trade partner—given their almost total lack of offensive capability at third base. The Dodgers, Indians and Pirates are now seen as less likely to consummate a deal. The Red Sox are willing to pay $5 million of the remaining $8 million on Youk's salary—which could result in a higher quality body or two coming back to Fenway in return. As always, stay tuned!