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O’s Update

Chris Kline -

While the signing of Matt Weiters late Wednesday night overshadowed everything else going on in the Orioles’ system as Baltimore fans released a collective sigh of relief, there are also […]

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Post-Deadline Winners And Losers

John Manuel -

One man’s assessment of the winners and losers as the first annual Draft Deadline Day Madness is behind us: WINNERS Thaaaa Yankees: No John Sterling call necessary. The Yankees did […]

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Rangers Update

Jim Callis -

We’ve tracked down the bonus on Rangers supplemental first-rounder Neil Ramirez. It’s $1 million. Texas also has signed another of its sandwich picks, Julio Borbon. Borbon received a major league […]

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BAPR Plus: August 16

J.J. Cooper -

You would expect to see plenty of 95 mph fastballs in a matchup of Clayton Kershaw and Jacob McGee. One of the two pitchers lived up to expectations on Wednesday. […]

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A Few More Notes

Jim Callis -

A few quick items before I head off for some much-needed sleep . . . • Another Scott Boras client signed late. South Carolina righthander Wynn Pelzer (ninth round, Padres) […]

Draft

Whither The Rangers?

Jim Callis -

Before their game Wednesday night against the Royals, the Rangers issued a press release announcing the signings of supplemental first-round picks Julio Borbon and Neal Ramirez, fifth-rounder John Gast and […]

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Red Sox Four Sign More

Jim Callis -

After signing high school first basemen Anthony Rizzo (sixth round, $325,000) and David Mailman (seventh round, $550,000) earlier on Deadline Day, the Red Sox have announced four more over-slot signings. […]

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Wieters Signs For $6 Million

Jim Callis -

All 30 first-rounders are done. No. 5 overall pick Matt Wieters signed at the last second with the Orioles. He received a straight $6 million bonus. Wieters’ bonus amount is the […]

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McGeary Signs For $1.8 Million

Jim Callis -

This just in . . . Jack McGeary (sixth round) just signed with the Nationals. McGeary gets a $1.8 million bonus, which is a record for his round, and Washington […]

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Moustakas Signs For $4 Million

Jim Callis -

Joe Posnanski of the Kansas City Star just got word that Mike Moustakas signed with the Royals. Moustakas will get a $4 million straight bonus. Contributing: John Manuel.

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Parker Signs For $2.1 Million

Jim Callis -

The Diamondbacks have signed No. 9 overall pick Jarrod Parker for $2.1 million, up from his MLB recommended slot of $1.89 million. As with the three players taken directly behind […]

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Orioles Sign Arrieta

Jim Callis -

The Orioles announced a seven-figure signing of a Scott Boras client . . . but no, it’s not Matt Wieters. Baltimore landed Texas Christian righthander Jake Arrieta for a $1.1 million […]

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Moustakas & Wieters Gossip

Jim Callis -

To this point on Draft Deadline Week, we’ve refrained from speculation and only reported confirmed signings (or definitive non-signings, as the case may be). But with a little less than […]

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Red Sox Ink Mailman

Jim Callis -

The Red Sox have signed another slugging high school first baseman to an above-slot deal. David Mailman, a seventh-round choice, has agreed to terms for $550,000.

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Marlins Sign Dominguez

Jim Callis -

The Marlins have signed California high school third baseman Matt Dominguez, the 12th overall pick, for $1.8 million. His draft slot was $1.62 million, while his bonus represents the 2006 […]

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