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November 25, 2013

Transaction Analysis

Yankees Sign Brian McCann, Get What They Pay For

by Ben Lindbergh and Bret Sayre



NEW YORK YANKEES
Team Audit | Player Cards | Depth Chart

Signed C-L Brian McCann to a five-year, $85 million contract with a vesting option for 2019. [11/23]

When Sam Miller asked me a few weeks ago how the Yankees—who were old, injured, and outscored by their opponents in 2013—could put themselves in a position to compete next season, I offered a simple solution: “Sign all the good players.” This is a start.

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