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Scouting Yankees Prospect #15: Mike Dunn

Dunn has become a valuable lefty reliever

A two-way player in college, the Yankees drafted Mike Dunn in the 33rd round of the 2004 MLB Draft and signed him the following year as a draft-and-follow. A converted outfielder, he broke out on the mound in 2007 with a terrific season as a starting pitcher before finding his niche in the bullpen this past season, and now he's on the 40-man roster.

Vital Statistics: Name: Mike Dunn Position: Pitcher DOB: May 23, 1985 Height: 6'1" Weight: 185 Bats: Left Throws: Left "It took a couple of days for it to actually hit, but I got the call from my agent," Dunn said of finding out about his 40-man roster assignment. "Beforehand he told me it was about 90 percent sure and then it went to 95 [percent], and was like ‘don't call me again until it... Recommended Stories

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