MLB: Yankees acquire Kerry Wood, maybe to be new setup man
The Cleveland Indians trade P Kerry Wood to the New York Yankees for a player to be named later and cash. Kerry Wood who is just coming off the DL hasn’t faired well this season. His ERA is 6.30 in 20 innings of work. The Yankees are hoping Wood returns to his old form and becomes there setup man. The Yankees are in need of a setup man because Joba Chamberlain hasn’t been consistent in the role. Which makes Kerry Wood a possibility as the new setup man.