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Scouting Yankees Prospect #19: Ravel Santana

The New York Yankees signed outfielder Ravel Santana in November of 2008 out of the Dominican Republic. One of the more physically gifted athletes in the entire organization at one point, he has taken some time recovering from a gruesome ankle injury that ended his 2011 season.

Vital Statistics: Name: Ravel Santana Position: Outfield DOB: May 1, 1992 Height: 6'2" Weight: 175 Bats: Right Throws: Right He hit just .212 for the Staten Island Yankees in 2012 with a modest three home runs in 60 games. As if getting back to speed on his ankle was enough of an obstacle, the young Dominican native also battled issues with his eyesight all season long. "Terrible start but...

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