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Scouting Yankees Prospect #25: Nick Goody
Vital Statistics: Name: Nick Goody Position: Pitcher DOB: July 6, 1991 Height: 6'1" Weight: 195 Bats: Both Throws: Right "I feel like the year went alright," he said. "Making the transition from college to pro ball was -- it took me a few games to get used to it I felt. Once I got used to it I felt fortunate to play on three [different] teams." It's more like his teams felt fortunate that he pitched for them. All he did was post a combined 1.13 ERA, hold opposing hitters to a .177 average, and strike out 52 batters in just 32 innings between short-season Staten Island, low-A Charleston, and high-A Tampa. While the former standout college reliever ascended up the minor league ladder at an extremely rapid pace for a first-year pitcher, it did not come as a huge surprise to the highly confident Goody. "It's almost addictive once you get moved up once; 'alright, now we're facing a new set of hitters and the competition's better'. Once I got moved up to Tampa I said 'wow, this...
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