Brian Roberts

Brian Roberts

Height/Weight: 5' 9"/175 lbs
Bat: S
Throw: R
Born: Durham, North Carolina
College: South Carolina
Draft: 1999 Sandwich pick by the
  • Pinstripe Alley

    International signings have been important for the Yankees' farm system

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    If Mets' Keith Hernandez belongs in Cooperstown, then Yankees legend Don Mattingly does, too

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