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R.J. Hively says he pitched one of his best games just last week, and the Yankees noticed.

The right-handed juco pitcher from California is already enrolled in second semester summer school at Ole Miss. But things changed a bit last weekend. The American League team from New York had offered him $35,000 when they drafted him in the 26th round in early June. After two of the their scouts – the regional scout and the national crosschecker – both witnessed his 7 strikeouts, 2 hits, 1 walk... Recommended Stories

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R.J. Hively was drafted by the Yankees in the 26th round two weeks ago. But on Sunday he'll come to…