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Scouting Yankees Prospect #29: Nik Turley

Turley has a solid big league three-pitch mix

The Yankees drafted Nik Turley in the 50th round of the 2008 MLB Draft out of Harvard-Westlake High School in California. Always considered a better prospect than the round he was drafted in, he was in the midst of a breakout season in 2011 when a broken hand abruptly ended his coming out party.

Vital Statistics: Name: Nik Turley Position: Pitcher DOB: September 11, 1989 Height: 6'6" Weight: 215 Bats: Left Throws: Left "I feel like I was doing really well until I got hurt," he said. "I didn't have the best couple of outings in Tampa, but I don't feel like they went terribly. I actually felt happy with the first one. I did a few things and they scored a couple of runs but I felt... Recommended Stories

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