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Scouting Yankees Prospect #7: David Adams

The Yankees drafted second baseman David Adams in the third round of the 2008 MLB Draft out of the University of Virginia. Having a lot of upside and virtually no weaknesses in his game, he spent the majority of his 2011 campaign rehabbing his way back from a fractured ankle injury suffered early in the 2010 season. He has little to prove at the minor league level except staying healthy.

Vital Statistics: Name: David Adams Position: Second Base DOB: May 15, 1987 Height: 6'2" Weight: 210 Bats: Right Throws: Right "I feel good," Adams said recently. "We're working on a progression. I'm not trying to rush into things. I'm dealing with a little bit of stiffness but besides that I feel pretty good. "We haven't really pushed it or tested it yet. I think I'll be good to go come... Recommended Stories

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