Sam Delaplane

Sam Delaplane

Bio
Height/Weight: 5' 11"/175 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: San Jose, California
College: Eastern Michigan
Draft: 2017 23rd round by the
  • Yahoo Sports

    2023 MLB Opening Day: Aaron Judge demonstrates to New York — and San Francisco — the value of a captain

    Even with much of the attention on Anthony Volpe's debut, Judge made his presence felt on Thursday.

  • The Canadian Press

    Volpe kisses pinstripes in Yanks debut, 5-0 win over Giants

    NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Volpe heard the Bleacher Creatures chant his name during his first Roll Call, and the 21-year-old New York Yankees shortstop turned toward the right field seats, raised his glove hand in tribute and with his right hand lifted the interlocking “NY” crest of his jersey to his lips. “It was probably the most fun day in my entire life,” Volpe said. “I probably had goosebumps the whole day.” Volpe went 0 for 2 with a walk, stolen base and two nice defensive plays in his major

  • The Canadian Press

    Aaron Judge homers in 1st swing as New York Yankees captain

    NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge's first swing of the season ended up just like 62 others last year: a soaring home run. In his first game as Yankees captain, Judge's solo drive in the first inning off Logan Webb started New York to a 5-0 opening-day win over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday. “One of my lowest, darkest places this winter was when I thought maybe it was in jeopardy that he was coming back,” Yankees manager Aaron Boone said Thursday morning. “One of the darkest places I went was pi