The Athletics have signed Dominican outfielder Luis Barrera for $450,000.
Barrera, 16, is 6-foot-1, 190 pounds and has one of the smoother lefthanded swings in this year's July 2 class. He most likely profiles in either left field or at first base. Barrera played in the Dominican Prospect League and trained with Quico Pena.
Baseball America subscribers can read a complete scouting report on Barrera.
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