When the Yankees agreed to sign shortstop Troy Tulowitzki late Tuesday night, many wondered whether this move would take them out of the running for Manny Machado.
Tulowitzki, for one, has the potential to be an outstanding bargain for the Yankees. In mid-December, I discussed the value that he could provide, delving deeply into the projections to figure out how just good he could potentially be in 2019. At the league-minimum salary, it’s a no-risk deal for New York and as Jeff Passan of ESPN described, it was just “too good to pass up.”
And despite Passan reporting that this move did not take the Yankees out of the Machado sweepstakes, many still wondered whether that was truly the case.
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