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Severino can get into the high-90s with his heater

The Yankees signed right-hander Luis Severino out of the Dominican Republic in 2010 for a reported $225,000. He was pretty dominant in his debut season in the Dominican Summer League this year and really turned some heads with his plus stuff during Instructional League. The scary part, however, is he believes he still has a lot of room to get better as he makes his way States-side.

"I had a good year this season in the Dominican," Severino said through the help of a translator. "I could have had better command of my slider, that's one of the things that I can get better at. "That's what I'm working on this offseason, getting my slider better. I'd be able to have a better ERA and my other pitches would work better too if I can get that going consistently." Going 4-... Recommended Stories


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