Originally written on Lady Loves Pinstripes  |  Last updated 10/29/14
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The future of the New York Yankees is up in the air. Yankee Stadium on July 1, 2010 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Unlike the past decade, or since the infamous Core Four, the Yankee brass wants to depend on the farm system to produce the team’s future stars. The last homegrown star to come up was Brett Gardner back in 2008. Here are four of the Yankees top prospects that I think have serious potential. I only picked one will make the 2013 Opening Day roster, but the others should not be far behind. THIS GUY WILL MAKE THE 2013 OPENING DAY ROSTER : (pending ST is disaster-free) Mark Montgomery, RHP - At only 22 years old, he is a promising relief pitcher with a plus slider. Due to the loss of Rafael Soriano, and if David Robertson should repeat his shoddy 2012 season, the Yankees will be calling on some young talent to help out in the bullpen. Also, if God forbid Mariano Rivera‘s age starts to show or if he needs more time than allotted, Monty gives the Yankees a solid option. But just to...
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