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Yankees MLB Draft recap: rounds 11-30

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Continuing with last week's MLB Draft coverage, I posted info on the Yankees draftees from round 21 through 30. These players certainly aren't as exciting as the earlier picks, but there certainly could be some sleepers and there are a few signability cases. (Click their names to read their profiles). 11th Round, 344th Overall: Kendall Coleman, RF, ...

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Yankees 2013 30th round draft pick: Cody Thomas


30th Round, 914th Overall: Cody Thomas, CF, Heritage HS (TX), Bats: Left, Throws: Right, 6-foot-5, 215-pounds Baseball America's report: Thomas has the classic right-field tools to go in the first five rounds, but his football commitment to Oklahoma makes him all but unsignable. A four-star quarterback recruit, he passed for 4,154 yards and 51 touchdowns last ...

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Yankees 2013 29th round draft pick: Charles White


29th Round, 884th Overall: Charles White, CF, Maryland, Year: SO, , Bats: Left, Throws: Right, 5-foot-9, 175-pounds An excerpt from Across the John: The Report: White is a dynamic center fielder and has the ability to take over a game purely with his legs. Featuring plus speed, White finished top-5 in the nation with 39 stolen bases. He ...

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Yankees 2013 27th round draft pick: Dillon McNamara


27th Round, 824th Overall: Dillon McNamara, RHP, Adelphi University, Year: SR, Bats: Right, Throws: Right, 6-foot-5, 220-pounds A Staten Island boy who went to Long Island for college and he's a senior. He and his family are all Yankees fans on top of that. If they can't sign him it's because they don't want to. He's got ...

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Yankees 2013 25th round draft pick: Jordan Floyd


25th Round, 764th Overall: Jordan Floyd, LHP, Shawnee Heights HS (KS), Bats: Left, Throws: Left, 6-foot-3, 245-pounds From Baseball America: Bishop Ward High (Kansas City) right hander John Roblez opened 2013 as Kansas' top prep prospect, but fellow Kansas State recruit Floyd has passed him after reaching the 90's with his fastball this spring. He's a 6-foot-4, ...

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Yankees 2013 24th round draft pick: Sam Agnew-Wieland

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24th Round, 734th Overall: Sam Agnew-Wieland, RHP, Appalachian State (NC), Year: J1, Bats: Left, Throws: Right, 6-foot-1, 210-pounds Agnew-Wieland had a 5.15 ERA, 71 strikeouts and 43 walks in 85.2 innings this season. He throws a low-90's fastball, a slider, curve, and changeup. He primarily a reliever at Georgia State and became a starter at Middle Georgia ...

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Yankees 2013 23rd round draft pick: Alex Polanco


23rd Round, 704th Overall: Alex Polanco, RHP, Western Oklahoma State, Year: J1, Bats: Right, Throws: Right, 6-foot-4, 230-pounds A local kid, and Yankees fan growing up, from Pennsauken, NJ. He appeared in five games this season, starting three of them and had a 1.59 ERA and 18 strikeouts in 11.1 innings. He's got the beginnings of four ...

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Yankees 2013 28th round draft pick: Trent Garrison


28th Round, 854th Overall: Trent Garrison, C, Fresno State, Year: 5S, Bats: Left, Throws: Right, 6-foot, 190-pounds Garrison is a catcher that can also play a little first base (although he doesn't have the power to be considered a first baseman long-term). He hit .280/.330/.347 in 52 games this season. He sat out most of his ...

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