Scouting Yankees Prospect #32: Jose Pirela Premium Story

Pirela has a complete game
Pirela has a complete game
By Patrick Teale
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Date: Dec 16, 2008

The Yankees signed offensive-minded shortstop Jose Pirela for $300,000 out of Valera, Venezuela as part of their 'July 2nd' signing group in 2006. Working back and forth between shortstop and second base, while his overall numbers in the Gulf Coast League weren't very impressive, he did open up a ton of eyes inside the organization with his improved play over the entire season.

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