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New York Yankees 2014 Top 20 Organizational Prospects; No. 5 Eric Jagielo
April 14th, 2014 at 4:20 AM
Eric Jagielo is the Notre Dame grad who was drafted No. 26 by the New York Yankees in the first round of the 2013 MLB Player Draft. The lefty hitting third baseman has tailor made power for Yankee Stadium along with a very high baseball IQ. Yankees scouting director Damon Oppenheimer...

New York Yankees 2014 Top 20 Organizational Prospects; No. 8 Ian Clarkin
April 6th, 2014 at 11:07 AM
LHP Ian Clarkin was drafted 33rd in the first round of the 2013 MLB Player Draft and promptly signed for $1,650,100. This Madison, California High School star quickly established himself with his solid pitching performance for Team USA in the 18-under World Championships where USA won the gold. Clarkin has already been compared...

New York Yankees Prospect Watch: No. 2 Mason Williams
March 25th, 2013 at 6:00 AM
In five-tool outfielder Mason Williams the New York Yankees may have their future center fielder right under their nose. Williams was selected in the fourth round of the 2010 First-Year Player Draft out of West Orange High School in Florida. Mason broke out in 2011 playing for the Staten Island Yankees where he...

New York Yankees’ Prospect Watch: No. 20 Ravel Santana
December 26th, 2012 at 1:43 PM
The budget conscious New York Yankees are going to have to promote from the farm system over the next couple of years to off-set any large salaries on their roster. Here at Yankees 101 over the winter we will be looking at the top 20 Yankee prospects and give you an idea...

New York Yankees’ Minor League Affiliates Keeping up with the Bronx
July 25th, 2012 at 5:00 AM
The New York Yankees hold a seven game lead in the AL East division and the Yankees four top Minor League Clubs are following suit. Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre Yankees, aka Empire State Yankees, have been living out of luggage all year with their home under renovations. You would think it would...

New York Yankees’ Dante Bichette Jr. Making the Hot Corner His Own
February 3rd, 2012 at 9:22 AM
When the New York Yankees drafted Dante Bichette Jr. they knew they were not only getting baseball pedigree, but an outstanding talent as well.  The Bombers drafted Bichette Jr. with the 51st pick in the second round of the 2011 First-Year Player Draft out of Orangewood Christian High School in Maitland, Florida. Yankees Magazine recently did a piece on the young Bichette...

Staten Island Yankees Sweep to Win New York-Penn League Championship
September 15th, 2011 at 2:58 PM
Staten Island Yankees win the New York-Penn League Championship with a, 2-1 victory over the Auburn Doubledays.   ***PHOTO1***   LHP Matt Tracy started for the Yankees pitching 6 innings, allowing only three hits, four strikeouts and no runs. This was the second win of the playoffs for Tracy who threw 83 pitches, 54 of which were strikes. Tracy would retire...

New York Yankee Minor League Affiliates in the Running for League Titles
September 13th, 2011 at 6:05 PM
The Staten Island Yankees defeated the Auburn Doubledays in game one of the New York-Penn League Finals, 9-2. Angelo Gumbs, last year's second round draft pick, homered in the fifth inning to break the, 1-1 tie.  Gumbs had seen limited time in the playoffs finishing the season with a .179 batting...

Staten Island Yankees Clinch the New York-Penn League Title
September 1st, 2011 at 12:23 PM
From worst to first is how the Staten Island Yankees will end the 2011 season beating the Vermont Lake Monsters last night, 3-2. The Staten Island Yankees were in last place in 2010 and this year have turned things around with a vengeance winning the McNamara title last night. ***PHOTO1***   The Yankees needed...