The following are the New York Yankees’ rising stars that can break through and make major league impacts on the 2017 season.If you could take one aspect of significance out of the 2016 New York Yankees‘ season, the rise of Gary Sanchez has to be it.
Becoming the fastest player in baseball history (45 games) to reach the 18 home run mark while also being a spark plug for his team surely fits the category of a “breakout.”
So, which baby bomber will break through and have a Kraken-like impact on the Yankees this upcoming campaign?
Surely we can’t, nor will, anticipate yet another historic rookie campaign but there are some budding prospects who can bloom into major league stardom very quickly.
In no particular order, ESNY breaks down which prospects could dictate whether or not the 2017 season is a successful one for the Bombers or if they simply make a significant stride in the system.