MLB rumors: Why Yankees-Indians Francisco Lindor trade makes sense

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MLB rumors: Why Yankees-Indians Francisco Lindor trade makes sense
MLB rumors: Why Yankees-Indians Francisco Lindor trade makes sense

There's a good chance the New York Yankees' infield will look different in 2020. It all depends on shortstop Didi Gregorius. If he leaves as a free agent (which is quite possible), Yankees manager Aaron Boone could simply slide Gleyber Torres over to shortstop and DJ LeMahieu to second base. But general manager Brian Cashman could also go outside the organization to bring in a new shortstop. Which leads us to the Cleveland Indians' Francisco Lindor. MLB Network's Jon Heyman reports the Indians are receiving a lot of trade calls about Lindor, but that Cleveland president Chris Antonetti expects Lindor to be the Opening Day shortstop in 2020. Per MLB.com: “I'll stay away from any specifics,” Antonetti

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