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Q&A with Yankees 30th Round Pick Jorge Perez

Perez grew up admiring John Smoltz

We sat down with Yankees' 30th round pick, Jorge Perez, for a Draft Day Q&A session. Find out what the right-handed pitcher from Grand Canyon University says about his game, how he feels being drafted by the Yankees, what he'll bring to the Yankees organization, and much more.

PinstripesPlus.com: Tell us what is going through your mind after being selected by a team like the Yankees. Jorge Perez: Obviously it's a privilege – its' an honor to be selected by such a great organization. I'm very blessed and I thank God, first and foremost. It's a dream come true, obviously. Just hearing your name get called and get drafted it's so surreal – it's a great moment for me...

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