The New York Yankees and the Atlanta Braves did a little New Year’s Day business on Thursday while everyone else was still sleeping off their New Year’s Eve festivities.
Using the word “former” to describe Banuelos seems extreme. He’s a 23-year-old who had Tommy John surgery in 2012 and also missed all of 2013 with some setbacks with his recovery. However, it appears that when he’s healthy he’s a definite prospect.
For more information on this trade you can read the rest of my post on Baseball Hot Corner using the link below: