Mikey York is chip off the old block

Mikey York was drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 5th round of the 2016 MLB Draft, after pitching for College of Southern Nevada this season.  He has been assigned to the Rays’ rookie-league entry, Princeton, in the Appalachian League.

He had a very good teacher of baseball at an early age, since his father, Mike, played professional baseball for thirteen seasons, including stints with the Cleveland Indians and Pittsburgh Pirates.

Read more about Mikey York by going to the link below from Bluefield Daily Telegraph:

http://www.bdtonline.com/sports/p-rays-york-follows-in-father-s-footsteps-as-professional/article_a8383d5a-38f3-11e6-92c9-e79e5fd120c3.html

 

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