Ty Hensley

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Sweeny: MLB Awards And Jeter’s Suddenly Intriguing Contract; Talkin’ Prospects

By week’s end, Derek Jeter’s $8 million dollar option (already now $9.5 million) for 2014 could grow to $11.5 million. And that would be another wrinkle for the Yankees as they try to reduce their payroll.

11/13/2012

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Yankees Lock Up First-Round Pick Ty Hensley

Hensley just took his first step to one day donning pinstripes. The 18-year-old hurler has agreed to terms with the Yankees.

07/13/2012

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Yankees Top Pick Ty Hensley Hopes For Quick Rise To Big Leagues

Hensley is in a New York state of mind. The 18-year-old hurler from Edmond Santa Fe High School in Oklahoma said Tuesday that he plans to sign with the Bombers at the expense of his college commitment to Mississippi.

06/06/2012

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Yankees Pick High-School Hurler Ty Hensley 30th Overall In MLB Draft

The Yankees drafted surefire Hall of Famer Derek Jeter 20 years ago last Friday. On Monday, New York used their top pick on a young hurler who they think could become a star in the Bronx.

06/05/2012