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.
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.
Yankees Take Dante Bichette Jr. With Pick No. 51 In MLB DraftThe son of Dante Bichette was among the players selected during the MLB draft's first day. And one day he just might make his debut in the Bronx.