Reds Spend Big For 16-Year-Old Dominican
The Reds gave 16-year-old outfielder Juan Duran a $2 million signing bonus, a team record for an international signing bonus. The signing came as a surprise to many teams that thought he would not be eligible to sign until the beginning of the July 2, 2008 international signing period.
World Baseball Classic Invitations Finalized For 2009 Tournament
World Baseball Classic, Inc. announced that the teams invited to participate in the 2009 World Baseball Classic will be the same 16 teams from the inaugural 2006 tournament. Australia, Canada, [...]