Ian Clarkin sorry for Yanks comments

Updated: June 8, 2013, 8:03 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

After saying he "cannot stand" the New York Yankees in a pre-draft video, Yankees first-round pick Ian Clarkin used his first comments to the New York media to say he was sorry.

"First and foremost, I want to apologize to all the Yankee fans for my comments," Clarkin said.

On Thursday night, immediately after Clarkin was announced as the final pick, No. 33, of the first round, MLB Network rolled a video in which the 18-year-old left-hander said his top ...

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