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Scouting Yanks Prospect #6:Dante Bichette Jr.

Bichette Jr. was born to hit

The Yankees selected third baseman Dante Bichette Jr. in the first round of the 2011 MLB Draft out of Orangewood Christian High School in Florida. Despite being an accomplished amateur player and having big league bloodlines, his selection was immediately met with criticism by national pundits but even they quickly changed their minds after a tremendous debut season.

Vital Statistics: Name: Dante Bichette Jr. Position: Third Base DOB: September 26, 1992 Height: 6'1" Weight: 215 Bats: Right Throws: Right "I felt the season went great," Bichette Jr. said. "I got to start off with an awesome team and luckily the team was one of the better teams I've ever played on. We got to win the championship and then I got to go play for another championship in the New... Recommended Stories

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