Yankees likely will make run at Lee — in offseason - NYPOST.com:
"But having their eyes on Lee does not mean the Yankees will be at the forefront of the derby come July 31. Consider these reasons:"
Why trade prospects for Lee when you can overwhelm in in free agency and keep the picks? Of course, this assumes a fully healthy rotation. If CC, Burnett or Hughes is lost for the season, all bets are off.
With the Yankees' depth at catcher, the team has the marquee prospect that the Seattle organization needs.