Indians Sign Dominican Outfielder Junior Soto

Dominican outfielder Junior Soto has signed with the Indians for $600,000.

Soto, 16, is 6-foot-2, 190 pounds and stands out for his righthanded raw power. He projects as a corner outfielder. Soto trained with Christian Batista, who is known as “Niche,” and played in both the International Prospect League and the Dominican Prospect League.

Baseball America subscribers can access more information on Soto, along with reports on more than 70 international prospects on the market.