CINCINNATI — The Yankees have lastly decided to eat the money and decrease Aaron Hicks.
The veteran outfielder was designated for assignment Saturday, he knowledgeable The Put up, as a result of the Yankees opened a roster spot for Greg Allen.
Hicks nonetheless had three years and virtually $30 million left on his contract.
In 28 Video video games this season, Hicks hit .188 with a .524 OPS.
The change hitter had started to current indicators of life over the earlier week and a half, batting .353 (6-for-17) with a 1.097 OPS.
When the Yankees clubhouse opened on Saturday at Nice American Ball Park, Hicks had his baggage packed at his locker and was receiving hugs from his teammates.
“It’s what it’s,” Hicks knowledgeable The Put up. “It’s part of the enterprise side of it. Simply purchased to switch on to the following chapter.
“This can be a superb baseball crew,” he added. “It sort of appeared prefer it wasn’t understanding for me. Clearly with the choice they determined to make, perhaps some other place could be a bit bit higher.”