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Scouting Report: Ericson Leonora

Leonora still has a significant ceiling

The New York Yankees signed outfielder Ericson Leonora in August of 2008 out of Venezuela. Once considered one of the top young Yankee International signings, a series of injuries sandwiched in between a failed position change experiment at second base delayed his progress. However, he is starting to play himself back on to the prospect radar lately and still offers a significant ceiling.

Vital Statistics: Name: Ericson Leonora Position: Outfield DOB: August 25, 1992 Height: 5'11" Weight: 200 Bats: Right Throws: Right He spent his first three professional seasons in the Dominican Summer League with varying degrees of success but had a mini-breakout season with the Gulf Coast League Yankees in 2012 when he wound up finishing second in the league in home runs [7] and RBIs [3... Recommended Stories