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Sizing Up The Starting Pitching Prospects - Part I

Phil Hughes Has Pinpoint Control

PinstripesPlus.com analyzes the Yankees' starting pitching prospects. Which prospects are the ones that have the highest ceilings? Which are the ones that are closest to the Major Leagues? These questions are answered in Part One of our two part series on the Yankees' starting pitching prospects.

Highest Ceiling Phil Hughes: Despite having just five professional innings to his credit and only a few months removed from high school, Phil Hughes already has one of the highest ceilings among the starting pitching prospects in the Yankees' farm system after being selectd in the first round of the 2004 MLB Draft. The name of Phil's game is control, as evident when he threw a perfect game...

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