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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. 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... Recommended Stories

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