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Sizing Up The Starting Pitchers - Part One

Bryan Mitchell has pure electric stuff analyzes the Yankees' starting pitching prospects. Which prospects are the ones that have the highest ceilings? Which are the ones that are closest to the Major Leagues? These questions are answered in Part One of our two part series on the Yankees' starting pitching prospects.

Highest Ceiling RHP, Rafael DePaula: Normally we don't include pitchers from the Dominican academy here but DePaula is a special case since he already has two plus pitches in his arsenal even before making his way States-side. He also struck out 85 batters in just 62 Dominican Summer League innings and held batters to a paltry .162 average. The tremendous numbers are just the gravy, however... Recommended Stories