Good evening all. We had our first interview with a Yankee Prospect today if you haven’t read it scan down below for our interview with Slade Heathcott. This is your Open Thread feel free to talk about whatever you like. I will get you started with some links and notes.
* According to ESPN Chicago’s Bruce Levine, former Cubs GM Jim Hendry has been hired by the Yankees. Hendry will function as a special assistant to Yankees general manager Brian Cashman as part of a multi-year agreement.
* Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports the Red Sox have offered free agent right-hander Edwin Jackson a one-year contract worth between $5-6 million.