TGB Signs Nick Fanti
TGB is pleased to announce the signing of Philadelphia Phillies prospect Nick Fanti. Fanti was a 31st round pick in the 2015 MLB Draft out of Hauppauge High School in Hauppauge, New York. His senior year, the left-hander went 7-1 with a 0.67 ERA and 87 strikeouts in 52 innings pitched while only giving up 14 hits. Fanti’s impressive season also included him throwing consecutive no-hitters with a combined 27 strikeouts. As a result of his accomplishments, Fanti was presented the Carl Yastrzemski Award as the top player in Suffolk County, joining previous winners Marcus Stroman (2008) and Steven Matz (2009). Baseball America also recognized Fanti as one of the best late round picks amongst Phillies draftees.