Could it be? Yankees fans may find themselves chanting for one-time nemesis Kevin Youkilis this season — or at least for the team to finally fill their hole at third base.
The Yankees need someone to step in at third base for Alex Rodriguez. But it won’t be familiar face Eric Chavez. Jeff Keppinger? He’s off the table, too.
Losing A-Rod until mid-season will force the Yankees to make power-hitting outfielder Cody Ross their number one target.
Ivan Nova was strong in his return from the DL as the Yankees defeated the Rays 5-3 on Saturday.