2 Yanks prospects named to Futures Game
Two Yankees farmhands were named to the 2014 Sirius XM All-Star Futures Game that will be played Sunday, July 13, at Target Field in Minneapolis, two days before the All-Star Game.
Catcher Pete O’Brien was named to the U.S. Team roster. In 72 combined games with Class A Tampa and Double A Trenton, O’Brien is batting .263 with 25 home runs and 54 RBI in 278 at-bats. Pitcher Luis Severino, a righthander from the Dominican Republic, was named to the World Team roster. He is 3-3 with a 2.99 ERA in 15 combined starts and 72 1/3 innings with Class A Charleston and Class A Tampa.