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Mitchell Starts His Career With A Bang

D.J. Mitchell, a tenth round pick by the Yankees last season out of Clemson University, was widely considered one of the best pitching prospects in the organization already by team insiders despite not pitching a professional game until this season. Beginning his year going 3-0 for the Charleston Riverdogs, he has started his professional career with a bang.

"I feel great," D.J. Mitchell said. "I came into Spring Training not really knowing what to expect in my first year. "I just went out there and did the best that I could. I got good instruction and so far it has carried over into the season. So far, so good." With a total of 28 strikeouts and just one walk through his first four starts, he has the best strikeout-to-walk ratio among...

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