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Yukon's Jonathan Denney signs with Arkansas, highly ranked on Baseball America prospect list

by Scott Wright Modified: May 13, 2013 at 4:44 pm •  Published: November 25, 2012
Yukon Jonathan Denney  on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012, in Oklahoma City, Okla. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman
Yukon Jonathan Denney on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012, in Oklahoma City, Okla. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman

After a whirlwind summer, Yukon catcher Jonathan Denney signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Arkansas last week.

Of course, the right-handed hitter has also made a significant impression in front of big-league scouts with performances in national events, particularly at the Under Armour All-America Game at Wrigley Field in Chicago.

Baseball America recently listed the 6-foot-2, 205-pound senior as the No. 10 prep prospect for the 2013 Major League Baseball Draft.

– Scott Wright, swright@opubco.com
Twitter: @ScottWrightOK

by Scott Wright
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A lifelong resident of the Oklahoma City metro area, Scott Wright has been on The Oklahoman staff since 2005, covering a little bit of everything on the state's sports scene. He has been a beat writer for football and basketball at Oklahoma and...
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