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Ty Hensley | Starting Pitcher

Team: New York Yankees
Age / DOB:  (22) / 7/30/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'5" / 220
Bats / Throws: Switch / Right
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Yankees pitching prospect Ty Hensley underwent Tommy John surgery last week.
What an awful run of luck for Hensley, who was knocked unconscious and suffered multiple facial fractures and a broken jaw when he was assaulted back in January. Ranked by Baseball America as the Yanks' No. 20 prospect, Hensley will miss 2015 and likely the beginning of 2016, as well. Mon, Apr 6, 2015 04:36:00 PM

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Yankees prospect Ty Hensley was "brutally attacked and assaulted" last weekend in Oklahoma City, according to a statement from the right-hander's attorney.

The statement says "Ty was treated and released from the hospital and is presently recovering at home from the injuries he sustained after being knocked unconscious in this vicious attack." Those injuries include multiple facial fractures and a broken jaw. Hensley, 21, was a first-round pick of the Yankees in the 2012 MLB Amateur Draft out of an Oklahoma high school.
Thu, Jan 8, 2015 12:03:00 PM

Yankees prospect RHP Ty Hensley struck out four batters and allowed one hit over three scoreless innings on Sunday for Short Season Staten Island.

Selected by the Yankees in the first round of the 2012 draft out of high school, Hensley missed the entire 2013 season and part of 2014 recovering from surgery on both hips. The 21-year-old made his season debut on June 21 in the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League, where he posted a 2.37 ERA and 23-9 strikeout-to-walk ratio over 19 innings before moving up to the New York-Penn League. In his first three starts with Staten Island, Hensley has allowed five runs (four earned) on seven hits and two walks and struck out 11 batters over 8 2/3 innings.
Mon, Aug 18, 2014 06:40:00 PM

Yankees prospect right-hander Ty Hensley will miss 2-3 months following surgery Wednesday to correct an impingement in his right hip.

Dr. Bryan Kelly, who performed Alex Rodriguez’s recent hip surgery, will do the procedure. It's another tough break for Hensley, who was selected No. 30 overall by the Yankees last year, but had his bonus adjusted from $1.6 million to $1.2 million due to abnormalities in his right shoulder. If all goes well, he should be ready to join one of the team's short-season affiliates later this summer.
Wed, Apr 3, 2013 01:36:00 PM

According to Kendall Rogers of Perfect Game USA, the Yankees have signed first-round pick right-hander Ty Hensley.

Hensley was selected No. 30 overall in last month's First-Year Player Draft. He'll get a $1.2 million bonus, well below the slot recommendation of $1.6 million. The two sides initially agreed at $1.6 million, but the Yankees ended up getting a discount because an MRI showed abnormalities in his right shoulder. However, it didn't stop the Yankees from signing him, so it doesn't appear to be a major concern.
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 11:41:00 PM

The Yankees selected high-school RHP Ty Hensley with the No. 30 pick in the 2012 draft.

The state of Oklahoma graduated Dylan Bundy and Archie Bradley to pro baseball last season and Hensley follows in their footsteps. Hensley, who has a great frame at 6'4'', 220, has a solid fastball and a killer curve. He will have to develop another pitch or two and clean up his mechanics. If he can do so, he could be a steal for the Bombers.
Mon, Jun 4, 2012 10:18:00 PM

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2Austin Romine
3Gary Sanchez
4Carlos Corporan
1B1Mark Teixeira
2Greg Bird
2B1Starlin Castro
2Rob Refsnyder
3Ronald Torreyes
SS1Didi Gregorius
2Pete Kozma
3B1Chase Headley
2Donovan Solano
LF1Brett Gardner
2Aaron Hicks
3Benjamin Gamel
CF1Jacoby Ellsbury
2Mason Williams
3Slade Heathcott
RF1Carlos Beltran
2Dustin Ackley
DH1Alex Rodriguez
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S1Masahiro Tanaka
2CC Sabathia
3Michael Pineda
4Nathan Eovaldi
5Luis Severino
6Ivan Nova
7Vicente Campos
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PosRoleName
R1Aroldis Chapman
2Andrew Miller
3Dellin Betances
4Chasen Shreve
5Jacob Lindgren
6Bryan Mitchell
7Nick Goody
8Nick Rumbelow
9Branden Pinder
10Tyler Olson
11James Pazos
12Kirby Yates
13Johnny Barbato
14Vinnie Pestano