All types of baseball news heats up this time of year. The Winter Meetings are currently taking place in Florida and free agent signings as well as trades began happening a couple weeks ago. Each year, right around this time, Baseball America also releases it’s organizational list of prospect rankings.
The Yankees signed free agent catcher Brian McCann to a five-year contract with a vesting option for a sixth. Some have questioned McCann’s durability. While this may be an issue a few years down the road, the Yankees feel this signing can help itself.