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Q&A with Yanks 18th Rd Pick, Chris Carpenter

Chris Carpenter, one of the more intriguing Yankees draft picks, sits down for a Draft Day Q&A session. Find out who the right-handed pitcher from Kent State University has been compared to at the big league level, how he feels being drafted by the Yankees, and if he plans on signing with the Yankees or if he's thinking about going back to school. A lot of scouts and experts were projecting you would be a first round draft pick. Are you disappointed that you fell this far or do you think it might be a blessing in disguise that you eventually were drafted by the Yankees? Chris Carpenter: Well, I mean I couldn't be happier to be drafted by the Yankees. I knew from the start that the Tommy John surgery I had last year... Recommended Stories

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