Good Work Brian


From the department of why wouldn’t you do this, the Yankees have claimed the player the Red Sox were trying to trade to the Mets for Billy Wagner.  As a result, Buster Olney speculates that they have made life harder for Boston. 

Again, why wouldn’t you do this?  Squeeze your closest divisional rival and tweak your crosstown one at the same time.  Isn’t that win-win?