Yankees Sign No. 28 International Prospect Antonio Arias

Venezuelan outfielder Antonio Arias, the No. 28 international prospect for July 2, has signed with the Yankees.

Arias is a 16-year-old with plus speed to play center field, a quick righthanded bat projectable power from his thin 6-foot-3, 170-pound frame, as he’s still learning to translate his athleticism into more consistent baseball skills. Arias, who also spent time showcasing in the Dominican Republic in the International Prospect League, trained with Yasser Mendez.

Baseball America subscribers can access a detailed scouting report on Arias.

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