As opposed to Ackley, who can suck at 1b, 2b, and 3 outfield positions.
What is the justification for batting Ackley at all?
He's even worse than Stephen Drew and I didn't think that was possible...
There is none.
Plus Loney's guaranteed to start for it looks like 2-3 months with the Mets, with Yankees we don't know yet as Teixeira's health is again (sigh) a guessing