Joel Sherman tweets:
Yankees took all Rockies wanted off table – Banuelos, Betances, Montero, Nova – and offered Hughes and others. Rockies infuriated turned fully to Indians to speed up Ubaldo talks. Yankees were trying to sell their trouble RH Hughes plus for Rockies troubled RH, but Rox don’t see Ubaldo as troubled at all. Indians were told that Drew Pomeranz and Alex White had be in deal, and apparently will be Rockies. That would mirror what Rox wanted from Yankees a high-end prospect (Pomeranz) and good one to go in rotation now — like Betances/Nova.
More from the Boston Herald: Ubaldo Jimenez scratched from a start; deal to Indians imminent?
Hey, kudos to Cashman for trying to dump Doughboy Hughes. Oh, my, how Phranchise Phil has phallen…