I like everything about this except for trading Romine.
Repeat after me everyone:
.602 career OPS against RHP. That is not acceptable for an everyday
The Yankees actually promoted a whole series of minor leaguers in the post dynasty years.
I immediately thought of Cano as well but you're right -- I suppose Melky or Gardner would be more recent examples. Still, that is going back pretty far
I seriously doubt that Cano would have been given a chance to start if Girardi was managing the team back in 2005.
Say what you want about
Didi is having himself a pretty damn good year, I have no idea how sustainable it is. .311/.344/.443 over a 49 game stretch.