2012 Indians Draft: 7/2 Signing update
We are now 11 days away from the July 13th signing deadline, and as expected some signings are starting to trickle in.
Yesterday the Indians officially announced the signing of 15th round pick catcher/first baseman Nelson Rodriguez. If you have been following these signing updates, I noted he had come to terms almost a week ago though no official announcement was made until yesterday. With his signing the Indians have signed 20 of their 40 draft selections. I do not yet have information on his bonus amount, but when I get it I will include it here or post it in a future update. I’d have to assume he was signed for over the $100,000 limit for post-10th round picks, but how much is not known at this time. Either way this is an intriguing signing and the Indians added some much needed power to their system.
24th round pick right-handed pitcher Walker White has agreed to terms and is flying...
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