Even though the yankees They are the best team in the majors today, their lineup could be better in the future if they add some reinforcements at the trade deadline.
One position that looks vulnerable in the Bronx ninth is perhaps in the gardensbecause the only player who has done his job on the attack is Aaron Judge. As to joey rooster Y Aaron Hicksboth have struggled to give results in the batter’s box, therefore, the New York board could seek some help through changes with teams that would have thrown in the towel and with little chance of advancing to the playoffs.
In this case, the gardeners: Andrew Benintendi (Kansas City Royals), Ian Happ (Chicago Cubs) and Anthony Santander (Baltimore Orioles), appear to be the most viable options to wear the pinstripes at the next deadline.
The advantage that these three sluggers would offer the Bombers, in addition to being better than Gallo and Hicks, is that they are also left-handed or switch-handed, a requirement that the Yankees almost always request.
Joey Gallo finds himself in a slump that has generated annoyance among Yankees fans. The lanky left fielder is averaging .000 in his last seven games, as he hasn’t hit a hit in 21 at-bats in that span and has struck out 12 times.
As for Aaron Hicks, in the last seven matches he has averaged a batting of .059, with only one hit in 17 at-bats and has received chocolate 9 times.