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Dominican Instructs - Q&A with Mark Newman

Newman explains why Leonora was moved to 2B

Yankees Senior Vice President of Baseball Operations Mark Newman, responsible for both player development and scouting, sits down for a Q&A session to talk about what he saw at Dominican Instructs and which of the Latin American players there we should watch out for.

PinstripesPlus.com: Now that you've gotten to see Gary Sanchez through two Instructional League camps, how does he compare to Jesus Montero at similar stages in their careers? Mark Newman: He's in that neighborhood. He really impressed us with his ability to see the breaking ball, to lay off bad breaking balls, to use the field as a hitter, and defensively he's ahead of Montero. It's hard...

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