Yankees give up Claussen, cash for third baseman

Updated: August 1, 2003, 8:59 AM ET
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CINCINNATI -- The New York Yankees added a big bat and yet another reliever, getting All-Star third baseman Aaron Boone and relief pitcher Gabe White on Thursday in a pair of trades by the payroll-slashing Cincinnati Reds.

BooneWith 18 homers and 15 steals, and eligibility at second base, shortstop and third base, Boone is extremely underrated. In New York's lineup he'll likely bat sixth or seventh, where he should remain a decent run producer and probably find the time to ...

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