Top 20 Bonuses, July 2, 2010 Eligibles




 

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See also: Top 20 All-Time International Bonuses


The following are the top 20 bonuses among players who became eligible to sign during the 2010 international signing period, which began on July 2. Players in Latin America who are 16 years old become eligible to sign on July 2 and are free to sign any time thereafter. Players who turn 16 in July or August, such as Argenis Raga (born July 22, 1994) become eligible to sign on their 16th birthdays.

TOP 20 JULY 2, 2010-ELIGIBLE SIGNING BONUSES
Player Pos Org Age Country Bonus
1. Adonys Cardona
RHP Blue Jays
16 Venezuela
$2.8 million
T-2. Luis Heredia
RHP
Pirates
16 Mexico
$2.6 million
T-2. Ariel Ovando
OF
Astros 16 Dominican Republic
$2.6 million
T-4. Phillips Castillo
OF
Mariners
16 Dominican Republic
$2.2 million
T-4. Renato Nunez
3B
Athletics
16 Venezuela
$2.2 million
6. Danry Vasquez
OF Tigers 16
Dominican Republic
$1.2 million
T-7. Humberto Arteaga
SS
Royals 16 Venezuela
$1.1 million
T-7. Esteilon Peguero
SS
Mariners
17 Dominican Republic
$1.1 million
9. Jose Torres
RHP
Mariners 16 Colombia
$851,000
T-10. Yoel Araujo
OF
Rays
16
Dominican Republic
$800,000
T-10. Vicmal de la Cruz
OF
Athletics
16
Dominican Republic
$800,000
12. Gabriel Cenas
3B
Blue Jays
16 Venezuela
$700,000
13. Wilmer Romero
OF
Yankees
16 Dominican Republic
$656,500
T-14. Luis Pina
LHP
Mariners 16 Venezuela
$650,000
T-14. Christopher Tamarez
SS
Yankees
16 Dominican Republic $650,000
16. Argenis Raga
C
Athletics
16 Venezuela
$580,000
17. Javier Pimentel
SS
Twins
16 Dominican Republic $575,000
18. Carlos Penalver
SS
Cubs
16 Venezuela $550,000
T-19. Jeimer Candelario
3B
Cubs
16 Dominican Republic $500,000
T-19. Edwin Moreno
OF
Padres
17 Dominican Republic
$500,000