The Yankees have signed third baseman Kevin Youkilis to a one-year, $12-million deal, according to multiple sources.
Chicago White Sox batter Kevin Youkilis, left, reacts after striking out as New York Yankees catcher Russell Martin returns the ball during the first inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium. (June 30, 2012)
Chicago White Sox third baseman Kevin Youkilis throws to first to put out New York Yankees' Eric Chavez with the bases loaded in the bottom of the fourth inning during a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Thursday, June 28, 2012. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
Boston Red Sox's Kevin Youkilis, right, gets a hug from teammate Nick Punto as Punto comes in to pinch-run for Youklis in the seventh inning of an interleague baseball game against the Atlanta Braves. (June 24, 2012)
White Sox third baseman Kevin Youkilis dives safely back to second base as Robinson Cano awaits the throw at U.S. Cellular Field. (Aug. 22, 2012)
Kevin Youkilis of the White Sox looks on from the dugout before a game against the Yankees. (June 18, 2012)
Kevin Youkilis batting in the third inning. (June 28, 2012)
Kevin Youkilis towels off in the dugout. (June 18, 2012)