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BBPD: Top 15 Starting Pitchers

SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game - World Team v United States

This was a big year for homegrown Yankees pitchers. Adam Warren cemented himself as a late inning reliever, and Dellin Betances broke out as a potential future closer and one of the best relievers in the league. Vidal Nuno was included in a trade for McCarthy, who was huge for the Yankees in the second ...

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Yankees Prospects: The 2017 All Home Grown Yankees

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Last year I made a list of the “2016 All Home Grown Yankees,” and I had a lot of fun doing it. It’s going to be a yearly thing now. Just as a refresher, this is my prediction of the theoretical team the Yankees would put on the field if the front office decided to ...

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2014 Breakout Candidate: Caleb Smith


The Basics: Name: Caleb Smith Age: 22 Draft: 2013 14th round pick out of Sam Houston State Size: 6-foot-3, 180-pounds Fastball: 95 mph Other Pitchers: Slider, Changeup BBDP Ranking: 48 Position: LHP Born and raised in Huntsville, Texas, Caleb Smith has been in Texas most of his life. He attended college at Sam Houston State University, where he was a starting pitcher. This past ...

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Yankees news, injury updates, draft pick signings and notes to catch up on


While we've all been focused on the Yankees lack of offense there actually has been quite a lot of things going on recently. Here's the rundown • Derek Jeter was cleared by doctors on Thursday to begin ramping up his rehab. He's probably six weeks out now. • The Yankees didn't sign any catchers last offseason despite the need ...

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Yankees 2013 14th round draft pick: Caleb Smith


14th Round, 434th Overall: Caleb Smith, LHP, Sam Houston State (TX), Year: JR, Bats: Right, Throws: Left, 6-foot-3, 200-pounds MLB.com's report: Smith entered the year as Sam Houston State's Friday night starter, but struggled under the weight of the expectations. Though he rebounded after being moved to the back of the rotation and improved as the season ...

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