Yanks looking to attack weakness
The Yankees' acquisition of Travis Lee might represent a threat to Jason Giambi's playing time.
I'm sorry for that headline, but it is written that every baseball writer must, at least once in their careers, use that Abbott & Costello chestnut to introduce a story about a muddled first base picture.
Jason Giambi showed up in the Yankees camp this week looking a lot more like Mark Belanger than the professional wrestler he used to resemble. If you've never seen a picture of the slick-fielding, former Oriole, his nickname was "Blade" and he didn't get for his shaving prowess. Belanger was extremely thin, a situation he exacerbated with smoking.
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