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Q&A with Yankees 14th Round Pick Andrew Benak

Benak has worked with Jeff Niemann

The Yankees selected right-handed pitcher Andrew Benak in the 14th round out of Rice University. He sat down with us for a Q&A session to talk about being drafted by the Yankees, who he would compare his game to at the big league level, what his strengths are on the mound, and a whole lot more. How did you feel once you got selected by a team like the Yankees? What was going through your mind? Andrew Benak: I was so excited. I still am so excited, it hasn't worn off yet. There's been so much going on these past few days. I'm flying down to Tampa tomorrow to get everything started. I can't wait. It's pretty hard to describe. Had you and the... Recommended Stories

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