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DePaula Working To Improve

DePaula is working on his secondary pitches

TAMPA, FL — It has been a long time coming for Dominican right-hander Rafael DePaula. After first being signed by the Yankees back in November of 2010, he is finally at the Yankees complex in Tampa, working to improve his pitches enough to secure him a spot in the big leagues someday.

Rafael DePaula, who had to wait through a long MLB investigation before he could even be paid to play, is considered to be a top prospect in the league. Together with his coaches, DePaula is taking advantage of Extended Spring Training by working on all aspects of his pitching. "I am working on my concentration," DePaula said through the assistance of a translator. "I am focusing on my... Recommended Stories

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Initially signed back in November of 2010, Dominican right-hander Rafael DePaula had to wait nearly…