East Cobb Yankees

YANKEES_SAMPLEIn 1990, Coach James Beavers met with Guerry Baldwin and other representatives of the East Cobb program, and decided to move the Yankees from Chastain to East Cobb, where they have developed and become one of the premier amateur baseball teams in America, winning 9 national titles and being chosen by various scouting services as the # 1 summer team in America for 3 of the past 5 years.  Most recently the Yankees national title run has lead to the 2013 CABA and Connie Mack National Championships as well as the 2012 Perfect Game World Wood Bat Championship.

Not only have the Yankees had more players sign Division I scholarships than almost any team in America over their history, over 150 players have been selected in the Major League draft, including 10 first round picks, and over 2 dozen 2nd and 3rd round choices.  There are currently over 38 ex-Yankees playing professional baseball, and 28 ex-Yankees are now on the current rosters of Georgia Tech, Georgia, Georgia Southern alone.  The Yankees also have 2 players currently rated by Baseball America as the # 1 prospects in their organizations.