Pittsburgh Pirates Draft History: 2005

BOLD = Pirates didn’t sign player.

Andrew McCutchen received a $1,950,000 signing bonus.

Brad Corley received a $605,000 signing bonus.

James Boone received a $420,000 signing bonus.

The Pirates spent $3.7 M on the first ten rounds of this draft.

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  • http://twitter.com/dave_says dave d

    why isn’t mccutchen listed as making mlb