Evaluating the first base situation the Yankees have on their hands

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Evaluating the first base situation the Yankees have on their hands
Evaluating the first base situation the Yankees have on their hands

October baseball is (almost) upon us. The Yankees have many decisions to make in terms of who makes the postseason roster and who plays where. Of all the permutations, arguably the most challenging decision for manager Aaron Boone is who fields first base. The good news for the Yankees is that—barring disaster—they won't be playing in the Wild Card Game this year, so everyone that they want to play in a series can. Three different guys in Luke Voit, DJ LeMahieu, and Edwin Encarnacion have taken the bulk of the reps at first, but obviously, not all of them will get the playing time they are used to right now. Since every single run in a playoff game is meaningful, there is little to no room for

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