There aren't a whole lot of adjustments the Yankees need to make, or even can make, at this point.
It's hard to imagine anyone out there cracking the star-studded lineup in the Bronx.
Second base is sewn up by one of the Yankees' best overall players in Robinson Cano.
At short, a seemingly revitalized Derek Jeter (in his 18th season in pinstripes) has silenced his doubters at age 37 by leading the Yankee starters in batting average.
At first, Mark Teixeira is well on his way to earning his fifth Gold Glove, while driving in 42 runs at the plate.
At the opposite corner, Alex Rodriguez has had a mediocre season at the plate, and his team could certainly use more production out of him. But, I don't see anyone taking on his $30 million salary. Nor do I see anyone else just taking his place at the hot corner in New York.
Curtis Granderson has been his usual self—a defensive menace—in center field, while belting a team-high 21 home runs.
In right, Nick Swisher has had one of the best seasons of his career at the plate, leading the Bombers with 45 RBI, despite being a little banged up with a recent quad injury.
In left, Raul Ibanez has done well at the plate filling in for Gardner. But I'd still like to see Gardner back, especially for his defensive and running abilities.
The bullpen has been solid—one of the best in the league—and could improve even further with the addition of Phil Hughes.
The starters, thanks to the addition of the veteran Andy Pettitte, are more than capable of carrying the Yankees to a division crown. They would be even more capable if one more dominant arm was added.
If you have any bright ideas as to some small adjustments the Yankees can make, or moves you would like to see happen, feel free to share below.
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