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New York Yankees Prospect Watch: No. 1 Gary Sanchez
March 29th, 2013 at 9:06 AM
Yankees 101 concludes it's series profiling the top prospects in the New York Yankees organization with No. 1 catcher Gary Sanchez. If it seems that you have been hearing his name for years you are correct. Sanchez, who was 17 years old at the time, was signed for $3 million as a non-drafted...

New York Yankees Prospect Watch: No. 7 Angelo Gumbs
March 9th, 2013 at 6:00 AM
With the possible impending free agency of New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano, the progression of an Angelo Gumbs has become imperative to the organization. Gumbs was selected in the second round of the 2010 First Year Player Draft out of Torrance High School in California. Originally a shortstop, Gumbs...

New York Yankees Prospect Watch: No. 9 Dante Bichette Jr.
February 28th, 2013 at 8:08 AM
Being a top prospect in the New York Yankees organization is tough enough to live up to never mind being the son of an ex-Major Leaguer. Dante Bichette Jr. has handled all the criticism and speculation professionally. Bichette was selected in the second round (51st overall pick) of the 2011 First-Year...

New York Yankees Prospect No. 12: Jose Campos
February 18th, 2013 at 11:09 AM
New York Yankees RHP prospect Jose Campos was the throw in the Michael Pineda deal with Seattle last year. Campos however is no throw in by any stretch of the imagination. This 20 year old from Venezuela is the real deal with an arsenal that includes an above average 95-98 mph fastball with pinpoint...

New York Yankees Prospect Watch: No. 16 Jose Campos
February 4th, 2013 at 5:49 AM
When the New York Yankees made the famous Jesus Montero for Michael Pineda deal little did they know or maybe they did the real prize was the young RHP Jose Campos. Before the age of 19 Campos started his career in 2011 playing in the Northwest league and in 14 starts posted...

New York Yankees Minor Leaguer Gary Sanchez Rated No.3 in MLB’s Top 10 Catching Prospects
January 25th, 2013 at 4:15 PM
New York Yankees' fans usually know the top prospects in the organization, pitchers are usually the names batted around the most. Gary Sanchez however is a name that should be at the top of everyone's list. The young catcher is seen as a future star of the Yankees which is why Jesus Montero...

New York Yankees’ Minor League Prospect Report: 5-23-12
May 23rd, 2012 at 6:29 AM
The continued struggles of the New York Yankees aging offense and starting pitching woes makes you want to check out what top talent will be coming up in the future.  As mentioned in a previous article the Yankees No.1 prospect LHP Manny Banuelos was recently placed on the 7-day DL for Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre with elbow soreness. In...

New York Yankees’ Minor League Report: 5-7-12
May 7th, 2012 at 10:16 AM
With the New York Yankees off day today this would be a good time to check in with all the Minor League affiliates and see how they are doing after a month of contests. Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre, aka Empire State Yankees, currently holds a .500 record sitting in fourth place in the International League North division. Remember this team doesn't have a home and is...

New York Yankees’ Class-A Charleston River Dogs are Top Dog of the South Atlantic League
April 13th, 2012 at 8:39 AM
Charleston River Dogs got their first road win of the season defeating the Rome Braves, 9-3 at State Mutual Stadium on Thursday night. The win puts their record at 5-2 and in first place of the South Atlantic League. The River Dogs beat up on Major League pitcher Tim Hudson, who is rehabbing for the Atlanta Braves, scoring five runs in four innings....

New York Yankees’ Pitching Prospect Jose Campos Proves He May Be Bigger Prize in Michael Pineda Deal
April 7th, 2012 at 4:10 PM
When the New York Yankees traded Jesus Montero and Hector Noesi for Michael Pineda and minor league prospect Jose Campos, nobody could envision the possibility that Campos may be the real steal in this deal. ***PHOTO1***   The 21 year-old right hander is considered the No. 5 prospect in the Yankees organization and is gaining steam early to move up even further. Campos pitched...