Baseball America has updated the bonus information for tenth round pick Shane Carle in their Draft Database. The right-handed pitcher has signed for $100,000, which is $35,600 below slot. Reese McGuire also became official today, with a reported bonus of $2.369 M. We’ve updated the Draft Pick Signing Tracker with the figure, and the Pirates have the following bonus space.
Pool Money Spent: $4,589,200
Pool Money Remaining: $4,295,400
Money For Over-Slot Deals (No Penalty): $232,800
Money For Over-Slot Deals (No Draft Pick Penalty): $668,145
A lot of the remaining pool money will go to Austin Meadows when he eventually signs. Meadows has a slot price of $3,029,600.
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