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Turley Getting Comfortable Already

Usually 50th round picks offer little in the way of projection or expecations, but that's certainly not the case with Nik Turley. The 6-foot-6 southpaw signed a bit late this summer and only got into a handful of games, but he pitched well when he toed the rubber for the Gulf Coast League Yankees and he says he immediately felt comfortable in the professional game.

"I think it went well," Nik Turley said of his debut season. "It felt good, everything was working well. One of the good things was I felt comfortable out there." It certainly appeared he felt comfortable right from the get-go, striking out a pair of batters in his lone inning of work against the GCL Phillies in his professional debut on August 11th. "I wasn't really nervous in my first... Recommended Stories

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