If I Were The GM: Looking Ahead to 2019 - The Whole Series

The following is the entire “If I Were The GM; Looking Ahead to 2019” series. This is how I would build the 2019 Yankees…

If I Were the GM: Looking Ahead to 2019 - The Manager

If I Were the GM: Looking Ahead to 2019 - Left Field

If I Were the GM: Looking Ahead to 2019 - Third Base

If I Were the GM: Looking Ahead to 2019 - Shortstop & Second Base

If I Were the GM: Looking Ahead to 2019 - Starting Pitching

If I Were the GM: Looking Ahead to 2019 - The Catcher

If I Were the GM: Looking Ahead to 2019 - The Bullpen

If I Were the GM: Looking Ahead to 2019 - The Rest of the Roster

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MGR - Aaron Boone

SP - James Paxton, Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, Patrick Corbin, C.C. Sabathia

RP - Aroldis Chapman, Dellin Betances, Chad Green, Jonathan Holder, Yusei Kikuchi, Jonathan Loaisiga, a free-agent left hander to be determined, and a host of pitchers on the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Shuttle

C - Gary Sanchez

1B - Luke Voit

2B - Scooter Gennett

SS - Gleyber Torres

3B - Miguel Andujar

LF - Bryce Harper

CF - Aaron Hicks

RF - Aaron Judge

DH - Giancarlo Stanton

BENCH - Brett Gardner, Tyler Wade, Brian McCann (Update - It looks like McCann will sign with the Braves. My next choice here would be Robinson Chirinos as I think he can be acquired at a reasonable price. This could allow David Robertson to be brought in to solidify the bullpen even further.)

YOU ARE THE GM - The Future Stars and the Manager

YOU ARE THE GM - The Future Stars and the Manager

Over the last few years, the Yankees developed a collection of young stars that were supposed to be the core of the next Yankees dynasty.  For many of these players, due to injuries and other factors, 2018 has been a year of regression and disappointment.  Instead of being a building block season, many of these players are now big question marks going forward.  

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