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Austin Excited To Get Going

TRENTON, NJ - After a trip to minor league camp and hitting the ball hard at Spring Training with the Yankees, Tyler Austin begins 2013 as the Trenton Thunder's starting right fielder. One of top overall prospects in the organization, he led all Yankee minor league prospects with a .322 average last season with four different teams.

Austin trained well in minor league camp, and in his short time with the Yankees spring training team, he went 4-7 with three extra base hits and two RBIs. "I felt like I had a really good spring," Austin said. "I hit the ball pretty well, got better at the plate, on the bases, and in the outfield. "I had a lot of fun being over there with those big league guys. I learned a lot from watching... Recommended Stories

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