Tag Archives: Ronnier Mustelier

How to raise a prospect

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There are many out there who question the Yankees methods in their advancement, instruction, and mentoring of prospects as they advance through the farm system. A few months ago, I examined the art of developing starting pitchers, and how the Yankees matched up with other teams. As it turned out, they are one of the ...

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Excited to see 5 Yankee minor leaguers

One of the biggest positives about living in the Danbury, Connecticut area is that I am no more than an hour’s drive or train ride away from Yankee Stadium. But sadly, the Yankees are the only baseball team, minor or major league, within an hour of my house. As a lover of baseball and the warm ...

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How long can the Yankees keep Mustelier down?

Ronnier Mustelier

BBDP nickname: "Musketeer" The last time the Yankees had a infield regular under 5-foot-10 was Chuck Knoblauch, at 5-foot-9. Ronnier Mustelier is even shorter than that. In fact, Mustelier is shorter than Mike Gallego, the diminuitive shortstop for the Yankees in the early 1990's just before the emergence of Derek Jeter. Gallego measured 5-foot-8. Mustelier is ...

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BBDP April 14th: Nuding is the new Tebowing

BBDP MVP: Zachary Nuding Just kidding, but that would be entertaining wouldn't it? Nuding is a lesser known pitcher in High-A Tampa with great stuff. He was originally brought in as a reliever, but his repertoire was so good the coaches felt they had to give him a shot in the rotation. Last year he had ...

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Yankees Sending 4 to Arizona Fall League

The Arizona Fall League is a fall league that teams use to send players who they feel might need a little extra work after the season is over and this year the Yankees are sending four players - David Phelps, Corban Joseph, Ronnier Mustelier, and Rob Segedin (source). Phelps, 24, is the ...

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