Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports, via Twitter, that the Yankees might be closing in on Astros slugger Lance Berkman, though nothing appears to be imminent yet:
#Yankees are definitely in for Lance Berkman, considering him seriously
Berkman, 34, is slugging .436 with 13 homers and 49 RBI for Houston this season.
No word yet on the particulars of the deal, such as whom the Astros want in return.
As always, keep checking back on this StoryStream for more Yankees trade-deadline news.