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May 15, 2021


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May 11, 2021

By Lexi Semanchik | SomersetPatriots.Com Beat Writer Lexi Semanchik is a resident of Flemington, New Jersey and a rising senior at Emerson College majoring in Sports Communications.

RHP Luis Gil Becomes First Double-A Player Assigned To Patriots

March 12, 2021

Bridgewater, NJ- The Somerset Patriots, the New York Yankees Double-A Affiliate, have announced right-handed pitcher Luis Gil as the first ever player assigned to the team in their new partnership with the Yankees. The hard-throwing Dominican is the Yankees #4 ranked prospect by Baseball America and #5 by MLB Pipeline.

Winter ball roundup: Dominican League

After short stay for top prospect Franco, others shine in LIDOM
January 27, 2021

Without a Minor League season in 2020, top prospects headed to various locations across the globe for offseason work. Over the next few weeks, will look at the highlights from winter ball seasons worldwide. First up: the Dominican Winter League. Season summary Perhaps baseball’s most iconic current winter circuit,

State of the System: New York Yankees

Schmidt, Garcia lead arms race for perennial contenders
December 2, 2020

Starting in October and running through the end of the year,'s State of the System series will evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of each Major League organization, highlights prospects who've made the biggest strides in 2020 and offers a peek at 2021.

Prospects in the Yankees' 2020 player pool

Quest for 28th title undoubtedly will include club's prospects
July 7, 2020

As part of the new rules for the 2020 Major League season, each of the 30 organizations will maintain a 60-man player pool for the duration of the campaign. Some members of the player pool will feature on the active Major League roster while others will work out at an

RiverDogs Name Four Finalists for 'Top Dog' of the Season to Be Decided by the Fans

Luis Gil, Brandon Lockridge, Canaan Smith, and Alexander Vizcaino all finalists for the fan-voted player of the year
August 2, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The Charleston RiverDogs have selected four standout performances from this year's crop of Yankee farmhands in the Lowcountry and are asking the fans to weigh in on their pick for the "Top Dog" of the 2019 season as Charleston's campaign starts to wind down into the final

RiverDogs' Gil and Vizcaino Called up to Tampa

Dynamic duo in Charleston's rotation promoted to Florida State League
July 25, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Two of the league's most dominant starting pitchers that have buoyed the RiverDogs' talented starting rotation this year are on their way to the next level. Right-hander Luis Gil and Alexander Vizcaino were each promoted to the High-A Tampa Tarpons as announced by the Yankees on Thursday.Gil,

Yanks' Gil leads Pitchers of the Week

No. 13 prospect fans 18 over 12 innings for Class A Charleston
June 17, 2019

Despite entering the Minors in 2015, Luis Gil had yet to play for a Class A club before opening 2019 with Charleston, due to his raw profile following shoulder surgery that caused him to miss all of 2016. Through the first half of the season, he has arguably become the

Prospect Roundup: Games of June 10

Reds' Trammell with three hits, Grisham homers twice for Biloxi
June 11, 2019

Reds CF Taylor Trammell, Double-A Chattanooga: 3-for-4, 1 2B, 1 RBI -- Cincinnati's top prospect doubled to right-field in the third, singled to center in the fifth, singled past second base in the seventh and walked in the ninth against Tennessee. Trammell,'s No. 16 overall prospect, has a .235/.362/.327

RiverDogs Have Six Selected to South Atlantic League All-Star Game

Outfielders Canaan Smith and Josh Stowers, catcher Josh Breaux, utility infielder Mickey Gasper, and RHPs Gil and Vizcaino all to represent Charleston
June 4, 2019

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Six RiverDogs including left field starter Canaan Smith and hard-throwing righties Luis Gil and Alexander Vizcaino will represent Charleston on June 18 in West Virginia as the league office announced the rosters for the 60th annual South Atlantic League All-Star Game on Tuesday. Charleston's All-Star choices also

Gil continues hot start for RiverDogs

Yankees No. 13 prospect fans nine, hurls five one-hit innings
April 19, 2019

Luis Gil has a track record of early-season success, a trend he's continuing in 2019.The Yankees' 13th-ranked prospect allowed one hit and two walks and struck out nine over five scoreless frames before Class A Charleston dropped a 5-4, 10-inning decision to Augusta on Friday at SRP Park.

Yankees Q&A: Young pitching abounds

Director of player development Reese talks Bronx-bound arms
March 13, 2019

TAMPA, Florida -- This is a different Yankees farm system than one spring ago.The organization boasted six Top-100 prospects then. They're down to two now. Gleyber Torres and Miguel Andújar graduated with impressive rookie seasons in 2018. Justus Sheffield was moved to the Mariners to acquire James Paxton. Chance Adams