The New York Yankees are reportedly open to the idea of trading both Brett Gardner and Chase Headley this offseason.
According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports the New York Yankees, along with being open to dealing Brian McCann, are open to trading outfielder Brett Gardner and third baseman Chase Headley.
Gardner, 33, has been in New York for nine years and has the fifth-highest on-base percentage among American League outfielders since and has just won a gold glove award.
The speedster is slated to earn $12.5 million in 2017, $11.5 million in 2018 and a team option for $12.5 million in 2019 which is really a bargain considering he led New York in the runs created category last season.
Headley, 32, slashed .253/.331/.385 overall in 2016 which is arguably mediocre but impressed at the hot corner with seven defensive runs saved, good enough for fifth-best in the AL.
The 2012 gold glover and silver slugger will make $13 million over the next two seasons.
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