“The Indians, Phillies and Dodgers are looking to upgrade their production at third base and have shown preliminary interest in Youkilis, according to major-league sources.”
Youkilis will be 34 years old by the time Opening Day rolls around. He hit .235 last year with 19 homeruns and 60 RBI with a .336 on-base percentage. The last two seasons his batting average, OBP, and slugging percentage have decreased significantly from his 2010 numbers. He is a career .283 hitter with a .384 OBP.
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