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Yankees announce prospects going to Arizona Fall League

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This just in via Joel Sherman: The following New York Yankees prospects have been assigned to the Arizona Fall League after the conclusion of the 2014 regular season: RHP Caleb Cotham RHP Branden Pinder RHP Alex Smith 1B Greg Bird 3B Eric Jagielo OF Tyler Austin OF Aaron Judge  

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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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ESPN’s Keith Law ranks the top 10 Yankees prospects

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For those that follow the farm system quite closely, here's a small cheat sheet for you as the Yankees head into Spring Training. ESPN Insider Keith Law ranked the top 10 Yankees prospects in their depleted farm system (out of 30 teams, the Yankees farm system ranked #20). You have to be an ESPN Insider ...

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Yankees 2013 Top 5 First Base Prospects

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The Yankees don't have much depth at first base but that is beginning to change. First base is also one of those positions where players end up if they can't field anywhere else. You often won't see good players at first base in an organization until they have failed at other positions. There aren't too ...

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Prospects most likely to break the top 100 this season

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MILB.com just released their top 100 prospects, and three Yankees are on it; Gary Sanchez, Mason Williams, and Tyler Austin. Slade Heathcott was missing from the list, but he deserves to be on it. This got me thinking about which Yankees prospects have a shot at breaking the top 100 this season. Slade Heathcott is ...

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BBDP: Breakout candidate 2013; Greg Bird is the word

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BBDP Nickname: "Birdman" Greg Bird didn't get a lot of love on prospect lists, including our own here at BBD. In fact, we ranked him at just 35 after this season was over.  Greg Bird has the talent to make us regret that ranking, and he may do that sooner rather than later. Bird was one of ...

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Yankees 2011 5th Round Draft Pick: Greg Bird

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With their 5th pick in the draft the Yankees took another high schooler, Greg Bird. Listed at 6-4 and 205-pounds, Bird played mostly first base in school, but was taken as a catcher in the draft. He's a left hand hitter with a good bat and power. He is committed to Arkansas. Bird is an extremely ...

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