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The New York Yankees have designated outfielder Aaron Hicks despite the three years and $30 million remaining on his contract.
Through 28 games this season, Hicks had been struggling, hitting .188 average with a meager .524 OPS.
'It is what it is,' Hicks told The Post. 'It's part of the business side of it. Just got to move on to the next chapter.
'This is a very good baseball team,' he added. 'It kind of seemed like it wasn't working out for me. Obviously with the decision they decided to make, maybe somewhere else might be a little bit better.'
The move will open up a