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Tuesday May 28th 2024


New York Yankees: Prospect Dellin Betances Makes 2010 Debut

seems like Dellin Betances has been in the New York Yankee's system forever.

And for Betances, who was considered a top minor league pitcher, it has been. He is considered one of the true No. 1 type pitchers in the Yankee system.

Drafted in the 8th round of the 2006 draft, Betances was stolen by the Yankees from a full ride to Vanderbilt University with a $1 million signing bonus.

Betances was part of that great Yankee pitching draft which procured Joba Chamberlain, Ian Kennedy, Mark Melancon and David Robertson (who have made the major leagues) plus Betances, Zach McAllister (AAA), George Kontos (AAA DL), who are also considered top guys.

Betances has been up and down during his minor league career, throwing well ...

Read Full Article at Bleacher Report - New York Yankees

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