Scout Premium Content

Q&A with 42nd Round Pick Kevin Cornelius

Cornelius has a commitment to TCU

With impressive hitting skills and a solid defensive game out of Weatherford High School in Texas, the Yankees selected shortstop Kevin Cornelius in the 42nd round of Wednesday's MLB Draft. We sat down with the 18-year old to discuss his strengths and weaknesses, his most memorable baseball moment and his thoughts about being drafted by his favorite MLB team, the New York Yankees.

PinstripesPlus.com: Tell us what it feels like to be selected by the New York Yankees? Kevin Cornelius: I mean they are my favorite team. I follow them pretty steadily, it's crazy. I always wanted to be drafted by the Yankees so it has pretty much been a dream come true to be drafted by that organization. PinstripesPlus.com: Talk about your game a little bit. What type of player are you and...

PinstripesPlus.com Recommended Stories


Up Next


Tweets