The Yankees will trade for a starting pitcher. They can’t let an October opportunity go to waste in the bunched-up AL East, in which they may not seem desperate but are 38-33, two games behind first-place Tampa Bay.
The starting pitcher they need to get will be on the mound this afternoon at Yankee Stadium.
In a Phillies uniform.
Left-hander Cole Hamels is the perfect addition for the Yankees, and they should do whatever it takes to land the ace. Their need is great and has never been more evident than the last two games when their alleged aces were blasted.
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