Sweeny: Trade Betances? Chew On That As Yanks Ponder Ways To UpgradeThe Yankees have passed the Memorial Day marker in striking distance of the surprising frontrunner, Toronto. And now it's time to start thinking about the trading deadline.
Hartnett: Yankees’ Prospect Dante Bichette Jr. Tears Up Gulf Coast League, Earns MVP HonorsYankees' prospect Dante Bichette Jr. had an outstanding first year in professional baseball as he completed an MVP season in the Gulf Coast League and was promoted to Single-A Staten Island. He was part of two championship winning teams and Dante's future looks very bright.
Yankees Sign Top Draft Pick Dante Bichette Jr. ichette has agreed to a contract with the New York Yankees, who assigned their top draft pick and former Florida prep star to the club's rookie-level team in Tampa.
For Yankees Draft Pick Dante Bichette Jr. And 'Uncle Joe' Girardi, Ties Run DeepYankees manager Joe Girardi got to know Dante Bichette Jr. long before New York selected him with its first pick in the baseball draft. Now, Girardi could get a chance to guide the slugging 18-year-old as a budding big league ballplayer.