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Scouting Yankees Prospect #28: Rookie Davis

The Yankees drafted right-handed pitcher William "Rookie" Davis in the 14th round of the 2011 MLB Draft out of Dixon High School in North Carolina. Dubbed a high-ceiling arm by most scouts at the time of his selection, he began to tap some of that immense potential in what was essentially his first full season last year.

Vital Statistics: Name: Rookie Davis Position: Pitcher DOB: April 29, 1993 Height: 6'4" Weight: 235 Bats: Right Throws: Right He signed too late in 2011 to make his official professional debut that year and wound up pitching quite well the following season, posting a solid 2.65 ERA for the Gulf Coast League Yankees, but his season was cut short to an illness that was never fully diagnosed but... Recommended Stories

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