Carl Crawford is no concern for Yanks

Signing Cliff Lee is all that matters, and here's why: It's The Pitching, Stupid

Updated: December 10, 2010, 10:43 AM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

If you're the type to believe that any good day for the ballclub in Boston is a bad day for the New York Yankees, the announcement that Carl Crawford will be wearing red socks instead of pinstripes in 2011 must come as very bad news indeed.

However, if you are the type who pays attention to detail, who really thinks about why some baseball teams win and others lose, and you're not the type to get caught up in buying just for the sake of buying, it really shouldn't make a difference where ...

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