As 2014 draws to a close, arguably no player on the Yankees' roster can look back with more satisfaction than Dellin Betances. The right-hander pitched his way onto the roster with a strong spring and enjoyed a dominant season out of the bullpen. He shattered Mariano Rivera's 1996 franchise record for strikeouts by a reliever and earned his first All-Star selection.
The Yankees plan to trust Betances with even more opportunities next season, including a possible crack at the closer's role. But he has his eyes set upon an even bigger prize. MLB.com recently joined Betances at Yankee Stadium, where he was handing out toys to local children as part of the annual Bronx Winter Wonderland event, to talk about the holiday season and more: