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Scouting Yankees Prospect #41: Rony Bautista

Bautista is not nearly as raw as he once was

The New York Yankees signed left-handed pitcher Rony Bautista out of the Dominican Republic back in November of 2009. A low risk, high reward signing at the time, he has spent the first few seasons turning himself into more of a refined pitcher from a raw power arm and it's beginning to show up in nearly every way.

Vital Statistics: Name: Rony Bautista Position: Pitcher DOB: September 17, 1991 Height: 6'7" Weight: 200 Bats: Left Throws: Left He was more than solid in his United States debut season in 2012, posting a 3.51 ERA for the Gulf Coast League Yankees in 2012 and refining his mechanics overall, and it was much of the same in 2013 as he posted a combined 2.21 ERA between the Gulf Coast League and... Recommended Stories