Originally published on June 24
You hear the name Bichette, you think of hitting.
Dante Bichette batted .299 during a 14-year career in the major leagues, and he retired the day his son hit his first home run. Now Dante Jr., a first-round draft choice by the New York Yankees in 2011, is picking up where dad left off.
“We can hit,” he says, “and that’s what we love to do.”