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Scouting Yankees Prospect #18: Cito Culver

The New York Yankees selected shortstop Cito Culver in the first round of the 2010 MLB Draft out of Irondequoit High School in New York. He had a solid first full season with the Yankees in 2011, showing a nice combination of patience at the plate, offensive production, and top-flight defensive abilities as he helped the Staten Island Yankees to another New York Penn League Championship.

Vital Statistics: Name: Cito Culver Position: Shortstop DOB: August 26, 1992 Height: 6'0" Weight: 190 Bats: Both Throws: Right "I think the season went pretty well," he said. "There's a lot of places that I can improve on but for it being my first full season and playing as many games as I did I thought I did decent." Critics will point to his .250 batting average with Staten Island and...