I loved that movie from the 80’s, which chronicled the American race to space and the Moon. It showed a bunch of astronauts thrown together for an impossible mission that was a critical goal for the United States at the time. It is not unlike the situation the Yankees find themselves in this season. Okay, we are not in a cold war with the Soviet Union, but we are in a battle for pride and for a championship. I want to look at three trade deadline acquisitions and ask, were they the right fit? Do they have the right stuff for the Yankees?Of those acquisitions, Chase Headley was the most fortuitous. He went from the airport to the dugout the day the Yankees acquired him, and started shaking hands to introduce himself to his new teammates. “Can you take an at-bat?” The call came in the 8th...

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