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This story is excerpted from Bryan Hoch’s Yankees Beat newsletter. To read the full newsletter, click here. And SUBSCRIBE to get it in your inbox regularly.

I recently thought of 361 “Next Man Up” Yankees . As in this class, that team has a star-studded championship aspirations, many of whose bold names are on the injured list.

Their depth is often tested and we A list of injuries, along with projected return dates, began on (The template is now available for all 30 teams, Part of the enduring legacy of the Yankees club.) As this postseason promotional video shows, nearly every player who accidentally joined Aaron Boone’s lineup contributed.

Mike Tauchman was the first thing I thought of one of the names. The Yankees drafted the left-handed outfielder late in spring training, and Tauchman (then 15) Contributed to a career year, hit rate. 277/. 277/.157 (57 OPS+) with this Runs and 40 RBI in

game. He was the fourth most valuable player of the year in WAR voting, behind only DJ LeMahieu, Aaron Judge and Brett Gardner. The equally good Gio Urshela was fifth.

Tauchman was traded to the Giants the following April Traded for left-hander Wandy Peralta, who spent the 2019 season in Korea and is now in Triple-A for the Cubs. He’s not the point of this story, even though he’s popular at the club (maybe Brian Cashman should make a call.) The Yankees don’t necessarily need Tauchman today, but they do need a few like him.

Part of the problem with the Yankees today, one of

– The record of the American League East is currently ranked second to last, is whether its second and third choices are like’ They got it from Oswaldo Cabrera (39 OPS+) Very little production, Willie Calhoun (27 OPS+ ) and Franchy Cordero (30 OPS+); Cordero appears to be Cloth cut from Matt Carpenter(s Before cooling off in early April.

Aaron Hicks on offense almost no contribution. his OPS+ came into the game on Tuesday, took another look to make sure it wasn’t a misprint, which means he’s already 157 percentage is worse than the major league average.

Granted, now that Judge has landed at – right hip pull Injury list, the Yankees have 10 Total salary for players on the injured list is $ .8 million. This is better than 14 people The salary slip is still big for 04 Clubs: Minnesota, Seattle, Detroit, Milwaukee, Arizona, Miami, Washington, Kansas City, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, Tampa Bay, Baltimore and Oakland.

Wondering if a team has $ is absolutely fair million salary, second in baseball, should have more in high Minors good depth. Having said that, what’s the solution? They could keep plugging in a Cavalry player like Jack Bowles, who fought for power in Triple-A but hurt his knee in the first inning as the Yankees in the Texas series, but nothing beats patience and Time is more helpful.

They need to get front line players back; Harrison Bader at Get activated on Tuesday, and while it’s not a cure-all, it’s certainly a start. If the first month of the season has taught us anything, it’s that the 2022 Yankees — it’s fun to watch sometimes –unusual.




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