#hugwatch officially commenced when Todd Frazier was a late, healthy scratch from the White Sox’ game against the Dodgers tonight.
However, a deal could be something greater than anybody could possibly have imagined.
The Yankees are the team closest to getting a deal done with Chicago Wh Sox Robertson-Frazier and Kahnle going if deal completed— Bruce Levine (@MLBBruceLevine) July 19, 2017
yanks are very close to a deal for frazier, robertson and kahnle, sources say. all 3, it appears.— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) July 19, 2017
Further bulletins as events warrant.
Update (9:11 CT): Bob Nightengale has the main Yankee prospect in return, and it still sounds like it’s Frazier-Robertson-Kahnle going to New York:
Update: 9:23 CT: The New York Post’s Joel Sherman adds another name:
Update: 9:34 CT: MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand adds another name to fill out a suddenly depleted White Sox bullpen.
Source: Tyler Clippard is part of the package that would head to the White Sox if/when the Robertson/Frazier/Kahnle deal is completed.— Mark Feinsand (@Feinsand) July 19, 2017