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Nicaraguan Lanzadores, Part 1: Wilton Sevilla

Nicaraguan Lanzadores, Part 1: Wilton Sevilla

Over the the past decade, the Yankees have become famous for their scouting system in Central America and the Caribbean. They have pulled such stars out of Panama like Mariano Rivera, Ramiro Mendoza and star prospect Dioner Navarro out of Venezuela. Well, the Yankees are at it again and this time it appears they have infiltrated Nicaragua as their newest pipeline for talent. What they found was a two more "lanzadores" in the rough, one of them being Aristides "Wilton" Sevilla. 

If you saw Wilton Sevilla walk by you, you may not even think he was any type of baseball player at all. At 5' 7", 165 pounds, he is not of any intimidating stature. But, make no mistake, when he takes that pitching mound, the batters box is not a pleasant place to be. He didn't exactly burst onto the professional scene this year. In fact, it didn't seem that the Yankee organization knew exactly... Recommended Stories

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