Tyler Wade is the victim of last minute proposal by Brian Cashman.
The Yankees choose the Triple-A utility of Scranton / Wilkes-Barre on Sunday, a move that was shocked before Saturday's Colorado trade for outfielder Mike Tauchman.
When Clint Frazier selects minors, Wade seems to have made the Open Day roster, which breaks Frazier for a roaming-outfield situation in the wake of the injuries of Aaron Hicks and Jacoby Ellsbury. But the Yankees apparently chose Tauchman over Wade, a natural infielder trying to make himself more aware.
Tauchman, 28, played a long time in majors over the last two years and has been batted. 323 with 20 home runs and 12 Hiding in 112 Triple-A games last season.
"It's exciting to get a guy who thinks we are pretty talented and can play multiple outfield positions," said Aaron Boone Saturday of Tauchman, who lost 1
They are less confident about Wade, who have been volleying between SWB and Yankees in the last two seasons, never fully seated in one place.