2013 Pittsburgh Pirates Draft Pick Signing Tracker

After the 2013 draft, the Draft Pick Signing Tracker will be keeping track of all of the draft pick signings over the summer, leading up to the July 12th deadline at 5:00 PM EST.

Day One Recap: Pirates Go With High Upside Prep Players

Day Two Recap: Lefty Pitchers, Shortstops, Groundballs, and Upside

Day Three Recap: Ten Players to Highlight the Day Three Picks


6/10/2013: Beau Wallace, Danny Collins, Jeff Roy, Cameron Griffin, Michael Fransoso

6/11/2013: Justin Topa, Adam Landecker

6/12/2013: Chad Kuhl, Brett McKinney

6/12/2013: Justin Maffei

6/13/2013: Cody Dickson

6/14/2013: Max Rossiter

6/14/2013: Blake Taylor, Trae Arbet, Shane Carle

6/17/2013: Reese McGuire

6/17/2013: Neil Kozikowski

6/21/2013: Henry Hirsch

6/27/2013: JaCoby Jones

6/27/2013: Austin Meadows

6/28/2013: Will Kendall

6/28/2013: Jerry Mulderig

6/29/2013: Nick Buckner, Billy Roth

7/3/2013: Adam Frazier, Andrew Dennis

7/7/2013: Erich Weiss

7/8/2013: Buddy Borden

2013 Pittsburgh Pirates Draft Pick Signing Tracker

Round Pick Player Pos. Level School Commitment Signed? Slot Est. Bonus
1 9 Austin Meadows  CF Prep Grayson HS (GA) Clemson YES $3,029,600 $3,029,600
1 14 Reese McGuire  C Prep Kentwood HS (WA)  San Diego YES $2,569,800 $2,369,000
2 51 Blake Taylor LHP Prep  Dana Hills HS (CA)  Hawaii YES $1,065,400 $750,000
3 87 JaCoby Jones  CF NCAA JR LSU YES $612,000 $612,000
4 119 Cody Dickson LHP NCAA JR Sam Houston St. YES $429,200 $375,000
5 149 Trae Arbet  SS Prep Great Oak HS (CA)  San Diego YES $321,400 $425,000
6 179 Adam Frazier  SS NCAA JR  Mississippi State YES $240,600 $240,600
7 209 Buddy Borden  RHP NCAA JR UNLV YES $180,400 $180,400
8 239 Neil Kozikowski  RHP Prep Avon Old Farms School (CT)  Virginia Commonwealth YES $155,400 $425,000
9 269 Chad Kuhl  RHP NCAA JR University of Delaware YES $145,200 $145,200
10 299 Shane Carle  RHP NCAA JR Long Beach State YES $135,600 $100,000
11 329  Erich Weiss 3B NCAA JR Texas YES  $305,000
12 359  Beau Wallace 3B JuCo Hinds CC YES
13 389  Danny Collins 1B NCAA JR Troy YES
14 419  Nick Buckner CF Prep North Shore HS (TX) Houston YES $135,000
15 449 Max Rossiter C NCAA SR Arizona State YES
16 479  Billy Roth RHP Prep Vista HS (CA) Arizona YES $190,000
17 509  Justin Topa RHP NCAA SR Long Island University YES
18 539  Jeff Roy CF NCAA JR University of Rhode Island YES
19 569 Brett McKinney RHP NCAA SR Ohio State YES
20 599 Ryan Lindemuth 2B NCAA JR William & Mary
21 629  Adam Landecker 2B NCAA SR USC YES
22 659 Henry Hirsch RHP NCAA JR University of New Haven YES
23 689  Cameron Griffin LHP NCAA JR Stetson University YES
24 719 Carson Cross RHP NCAA JR Connecticut
25 749 Justin Maffei CF NCAA JR University of San Francisco YES
26 779 Grant Tyndall CF Prep South Lenoir HS (NC) Mount Olive College
27 809 Michael Fransoso SS NCAA SR University of Maine YES
28 839 Jerry Mulderig RHP NCAA JR Rider University YES
29 869 Jake Stinnett RHP NCAA JR Maryland
30 899 Will Kendall LHP NCAA JR Auburn YES
31 929 Tevin Johnson RF JuCo Gulf Coast CC
32 959 Christian Ibarra 3B NCAA JR LSU
33 989 Reagan Bazar RHP Prep Salado HS (TX) Louisiana-Lafayette
34 1019 Connor Goedert 3B JuCo Neosho County CC Wichita State
35 1049 Cody Beam RHP NCAA JR Dallas Baptist University
36 1079 Scott Hoffman RHP JuCo South Mountain CC
37 1109 Andrew Dennis C JuCo Wallace State CC UAB YES
38 1139 Luke Voiron C JuCo Delgado College
39 1169 Jacob Smigelski RHP NCAA JR UC Riverside
40 1199 Bryan Baker RHP Prep Choctawhatchee HS (FL) North Florida
Number of Players Signed 28
Percent of Players Signed 68.3%
Total Estimated Bonuses Paid $8,976,800
Draft Bonus Pool Remaining ($8,884,600 Pool) ($97,200)
Money Available For Over-Slot Deals $0
Penalty For Going Over-Slot $72,900
Money Available For Over-Slot Deals W/O Losing Draft Pick (Up to 4.9% Over Draft Pool) $338,145


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