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Q&A with Yankees 19th Round Pick Mitch Abeita

Abeita seems destined for Staten Island

We sat down with Yankees' 19th round pick, Mitch Abeita, for a Draft Day Q&A session. Find out what the catcher from the University of Nebraska says is his greatest attribute on the mound, how he feels being drafted by the Yankees, who he would compare his game to at the big league level, and more. Congratulations on being drafted. Tell us what it feels like to be selected by the New York Yankees? Mitch Abeita: Wow, what can I say? This is the chance of a lifetime. It's an honor to play professional baseball, let alone for the Yankees. I was out jogging and when I came in my mom just hugged me and said congratulations. That's how I found out. PinstripesPlus: Talk... Recommended Stories

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