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Scouting Yankees Prospect #7: Austin Romine

Forget Romine's numbers last year

The Yankees drafted catcher Austin Romine in the second round of the 2007 MLB Draft out of El Toro High School in California. Coming off of winning Florida State League Hitter of the Year honors in 2009, his career had been spiraling upwards through the first-half of the 2010 season in Trenton but hit a bit of speed-bump offensively after the All Star break.

Vital Statistics: Name: Austin Romine Position: Catcher DOB: November 22, 1988 Height: 6'1" Weight: 195 Bats: Right Throws: Right "It went decent," Romine said of his season. "I wasn't very happy with it. Offensively I think I could have done a little bit better. I started off good hitting everything and everybody, and then I went through a little rut where I lost my swing and lost who I... Recommended Stories

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