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Scouting Yankees Prospect #37: James Pazos

The Yankees selected left-handed pitcher James Pazos in the 13th round of the 2012 MLB Draft out of the University of San Diego. He immediately became a 'sleeper' with a strong showing in his debut season that same year but saw a significant uptick in his stuff last season, and now has become one of the higher ceiling relief pitching prospects in the organization.

Vital Statistics: Name: James Pazos Position: Pitcher DOB: May 5, 1991 Height: 6'3" Weight: 230 Bats: Right Throws: Left He followed up his solid 1.79 ERA with the Staten Island Yankees in 2012 that saw him strike out nearly a batter per inning pitched with a 3-1, 4.05 ERA campaign in 2013 with the Charleston RiverDogs that was only marred by an early season injury. "It started off really...