Yankees looking to bolster lineup
All signs are pointing to Gary Sheffield joining the Yankees by the end of the holiday weekend.
Sam Borden relates that some are concerned about Sheffield's fielding, but I'm afraid that is a big "so what?" Even with a fielding liability like Alfonso Soriano playing a key defensive position and other less-than-stellar types like Derek Jeter and Jason Giambi on the field, it must be realized that the overwhelming firepower that lineup (with or without Sheffield) brings to bear is going to hit their way out of most of the mistakes they make in the glove-sporting portion of the game.
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