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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. 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... Recommended Stories

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