Yankees Take Interest In Jhonny Peralta

Source: Jon Paul Morosi, Ken Rosenthal, FOX Sports

Tigers_Jhonny_Peralta_2013The New York Mets have crosstown competition in the pursuit of free agent Jhonny Peralta.

The Yankees have expressed interest in the 31-year-old infielder, major-league sources told FOX Sports.

Peralta appears to be an ideal fit for the Yankees, particularly if Alex Rodriguez misses all or most of the 2014 season.