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Q&A with Yankees 24th Rnd Pick Jose Mesa Jr.

Mesa Jr. doesn't compare himself to his father

The Yankees selected right-handed pitcher Jose Mesa Jr. in the 24th round out of Charles Flanagan High School in Florida. He sat down with us for a Q&A session to talk about being drafted by the Yankees, who he would compare his game to at the big league level, if he's looking to sign quickly, and a whole lot more. Tell us what is going through your mind after being selected by a team like the Yankees. Jose Mesa Jr.: It feels great. I'm really thankful for God that such a great team like the Yankees would pick me up. I'm thankful for the ability that God gave me to be able to perform like I do and for the Yankees to see that and pick me. Were you surprised it was... Recommended Stories

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