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Foley Flashing Potential

Foley would like to cut down on the walks

STATEN ISLAND, NY - Righthanded pitcher Jordan Foley is in the midst of his first professional season with the Staten Island Yankees after being drafted in the fifth round this year. The former Central Michigan starter is still getting acclimated to professional ball but has pitched well so far, and impressed many with his deceptive fastball and overall abilities.

"He's really good," manager Mario Garza said prior to Monday's start. "He's been really good so far. He came out ready to go and was not intimidated by any hitters. He came out attacking. He's got a swing and miss slider, a fastball with good velocity and good run so we're very happy with what we're seeing." The 21-year old is still adjusting to playing at the professional level. One major... Recommended Stories

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