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Post-Draft Q&A with Damon Oppenheimer

Oppenheimer thinks Murphy will stick at catcher

With the 2009 MLB Draft all over and done with, PinstripesPlus checks in with Yankees Vice President of Scouting Damon Oppenheimer for a Q&A session to talk about how he felt they did in the draft, how he feels about signing their high-ceiling selections, what they saw in Slade Heathcott, and much, much more!

PinstripesPlus.com: Let's start right at the top – give us a scouting report on Slade Heathcott. Damon Oppenheimer: Slade has tools. Slade is an athlete with tools who performs with the bat and plays the game really hard. He is an old school throwback, going out and breaking up double-plays, and play the game the way guys used to play it...hard all the time. He can throw, he can run, he can...

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