The New York Yankees just gave their fans a Festivus Miracle. I've followed the Yanks for a long time but this one caught me by complete surprise. Mark Teixeira is now a Yankee!
Nothing better than a slick-fielding, switch-hitting, good-hitting, first baseman for your team . . .
Best of all, this means someone else gets stuck with Manny Ramirez.
To anyone wanting to whine about the Yankees "ruining baseball," please read Buster Olney's essay on the Yanks' recent maneuvers (Click here: ESPN - Buster Olney Blog) and this recent article on the Yankees' business plan in the NY Times (Click here: Sports Business - Tax Shelter Helps Yankees Afford Big Salaries - NYTimes.com)