Should the Phillies Trade Joe Blanton for Kevin Youkilis?
The Phillies offensive this season struggles are well documented. And, with Howard out, Thome on the DL, and Polanco past his physical prime, the Phillies could use some bodies and power to man the corners of their infield. Enter Kevin Youkilis? The Boston Globe recently cast out a line suggesting that Youk would be a good fit for the Phils, while the BoSox could use the help of starter Joe Blanton, widely considered to be an expendable Phillie. David Murphy at the Daily News breaks down the pros and cons. [Daily News]