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VIDEO: Russell Wilson takes at-bat for Yankees during Friday's game

Posted at 1:06 PM, Mar 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-02 15:28:01-05

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson took his first at-bat as a New York Yankee Friday during Spring Training.
Wilson did make contact during the at-bat, but struck out swinging with a 2-2 count.

The YES Network announcer eluded to more at-bats for Wilson, saying it “wouldn’t be his last” at-bat after he struck out.

Wilson was drafted by the Texas Rangers and participated in Spring Training practices for several years with the team but never appeared in a game.

He was traded this offseason to the Yankees, where he now has one at-bat to his name.