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Trade Rumors: Willingham Too Pricey for Yankees

Via Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports: #Yankees checked on #Athletics' Willingham. Didn't like price. #tradedeadline #MLB The idea here must have been to use Josh Willingham as the DH in place of Jorge Posada. He's not a bad option either despite his down year. He's hitting just .248 with a .788 OPS, but that's still ...

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Yanks Would Be Smart to Target Willingham

The Nationals put outfielder Josh Willingham on the trading block, just two days after signing him to a one-year, $4.6 million contract for 2010. I'm willing to assume that Washington will seek pitching in return for the slugger and there could be a match with the Yankees, who have a surplus of long relievers. Willingham, 30, ...

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