Height: 6 – 4
Age: 20 (12/18/95)
The New York Yankees selected Joe Burton in the 24th round of the 2016 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. Burton was a true freshman at Harford Community College in Bel Air, Maryland this season.
The Newark, Delaware native started 60 games for the Fighting Owls this season. Burton went on to hit .407 with 16 home runs, 16 doubles, and 65 RBI’s in 199 at bats. He was also successful in 23 of 24 stolen base attempts.