• Quick Hits: Yanks, Bucs, Cole, Andujar, Mets, Stearns, Hillman

    8 days ago - By MLB Trade Rumors

    It's already known that the Yankees pursued a trade for right-hander Gerrit Cole last winter before the Pirates ultimately sent him to the Astros in mid-January. Ken Davidoff of the New York Post sheds more light on the talks between the Yankees and Pirates, reporting that the Bucs wanted both outfielder Clint Frazier and third baseman Miguel Andujar in exchange for Cole. The Yankees were willing to part with Frazier, as was previously reported , but weren't on board with adding Andujar to the package. Consequently, the Pirates chose the Astros' four-player offer, one which yielded modest...
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