Scouting Yankees Prospect #19: George Kontos Premium Story

Kontos turned a corner in 2008
Kontos turned a corner in 2008
By Patrick Teale
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Date: Jan 8, 2009

The Yankees selected George Kontos in the 5th round of the 2006 MLB Draft out of Northwestern University. A power arm who has been learning to develop his entire repertoire and improve his pitchability, he seemingly turned a corner late in the 2008 season after a near-trade to the Pittsburgh Pirates.

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