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Scouting Yankees Prospect #37: Taylor Morton

Morton has a nice combo of power and command

The Yankees drafted right-handed pitcher Taylor Morton in the 9th round of the 2010 MLB Draft out of Bartlett High School in Tennessee. He had to wait until 2011 to make his professional debut but it was well worth the wait when it was all said and done.

Vital Statistics: Name: Taylor Morton Position: Pitcher DOB: December 18, 1991 Height: 6'3" Weight: 195 Bats: Right Throws: Right "It was a fun year," Morton said. "It was rough being the first year and stuff, just getting used to everything. It took longer than I thought it would to be acclimated to everything, get comfortable, and be 100 percent, but after I got the hang of it, it was fun... Recommended Stories

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