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Q&A with Yanks 17th Round Pick Chad Thompson

Thompson thinks he'd do well in New York

We sat down with Yankees 17th round pick Chad Thompson for a Draft Day Q&A session. Find out what the right-handed pitcher from El Toro High School says about his stuff, who he would compare himself to at the big league level, what he'll bring to the Yankees organization, and more.

PinstripesPlus.com: What's on your mind when you're selected by a team like the Yankees and were you surprised to be picked by them? Chad Thompson: Well, I'm excited to be picked by one of the most well known teams, the team with the most history. It's a real honor to be picked by the Yankees. Yeah, I was surprised. I was talking to them, phone calls and in house meetings, but I talked to all...

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