Height: 5 – 11
Age: 18 (1/4/98)
The New York Yankees selected Sam Ferri in the 38th round of the 2016 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. Should Ferri elect to attend school, he is committed to play at Arizona State next season.
The Illinois native attended Notre Dame College Prep this past season and earned a Central All-Region 1st team selection along with being named as a Rawlings-Perfect Game 3rd Team All-American.
Evaluators have praised Ferri for his defensive ability as a catcher. Sam also played on the 15U Team USA gold medal winning team in 2013.