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Scouting Yanks Prospect #33: Justin Christian

Signed as an undrafted free agent out of the Frontier League in the summer of 2004, Justin Christian has made an immediate impact in the Yankees' farm system. With arguably the greatest speed in the system and one of the more polished all-around offensive games, Justin Christian ranks #33 among the Top 50 Yankees' prospects. Here's a scouting report on Justin Christian.

"If he was 20-years old instead of being 25, he'd be one of the top prospects in the game," a National League scout told of Justin Christian's ability. "Offensively, he's the ideal leadoff batter. He gets on base, hits the gaps consistently, and when he is on base, he just changes the pace and outcome of the game with his speed. He's one of the best offensive catalysts... Recommended Stories

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