No trade clauses are not insurmountable obstacles to trading a player. It's going to come down to how aggressive Cashman wants to be in terms of exploring
This is true. All you have to do is track the rise in attendance after he joined the team. The Yankees had never drawn 4 million fans in the entire history
A-Rod's 10-year monstrosity of a contract is completely Hank's doing. To be fair, Cashman was completely against it.
Guaranteed that the Yankees have made more money off of A-Rod than A-Rod has made off of the Yankees.
Beltran has a no trade contract and would not accept a trade anywhere IMHO. Also ARod is contracted through 2017 @ $20 mil for 2016 and 2017 and he also
Yep. If this was a legit youth movement, we wouldn't be hearing Cashman on Francesca telling the world that Bird will be back in the minors next year...