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Dominican Instructs - De Leon Shows Up Huge

Kelvin De Leon made a quick impression

It didn't take Dominican native Kelvin De Leon long to help the Yankees defeat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 at the Yankee complex in their Dominican Instructional League season opener on Monday.

Kelvin De Leon was spraying hard-liners to all fields in batting practice before the game, even going over the fence a couple of times, before carrying that momentum into the game. He hit a towering three-run home run to deep left-centerfield in the top of the first inning for his only hit of the game to get the Yankees on the board quickly. Zach McAllister toed the rubber as the starting... Recommended Stories

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