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Scouting Yankees Prospect #16: Jake Cave

The Yankees selected centerfielder Jake Cave in the sixth round of the 2011 MLB Draft out of Kecoughtan High School in Virginia. A prominent two-way player in high school, he never got an opportunity to showcase his high ceiling talents last year after suffering an injury immediately upon starting his career.

Vital Statistics: Name: Jake Cave Position: Outfield DOB: December 4, 1992 Height: 6'0" Weight: 198 Bats: Left Throws: Left A knee injury in his very first professional game with the Gulf Coast League caused him to miss not only the remainder of the season but the two Instructional League camps this offseason as well, and he had to settle for for his own personal Instructs camp for his first...