2014 Pittsburgh Pirates Draft Pick Signing Tracker

After the 2014 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 18th deadline at 5:00 PM EST.

Draft Recaps

Day One: What Needs to Happen to Justify These Pirates Picks?

Day Two: Pirates Go College Heavy on Day Two

Day Three: Nine Players Who Stand Out in Rounds 11-40

Draft Pick Signings

June 9th: Tyler Eppler, Erik Lunde

June 9th: Cole Tucker

June 10th: Tyler Filliben, Michael Clemens

June 11th: Michael Suchy, Alex McRae, Eric Dorsch

June 11th: Mitch Keller

June 11th: Nick Neumann

June 11th: Austin Coley

June 11th: Sam Street

June 12th: Trey Supak

June 12th: Eric Karch

June 12th: Taylor Gushue

June 12th: Carl Anderson, Montana DuRapau

June 12th: Frank Duncan

June 12th: John Sever, Jess Amedee, Luis Paula

June 14th: Nelson Jorge, Chase Simpson, Eric Thomas Jr., Palmer Betts

June 16th: Erik Forgione

June 16th: Connor Joe

June 16th: Jordan Luplow

June 17th: David Andriese

June 17th: Kevin Krause

June 24th: Jerrick Suiter

July 6th: Gage Hinsz

2014 Pittsburgh Pirates Draft Pick Signing Tracker

Round Pick Player Pos. Level School Commitment Signed? Slot Est. Bonus
1 24 Cole Tucker  SS Prep  Mountain Pointe (AZ) Arizona YES $1,925,500 $1,800,000
A 39 Connor Joe RF NCAA JR San Diego YES $1,457,600 $1,250,000
2 64 Mitch Keller RHP Prep Xavier (IA) North Carolina YES $886,800 $1,000,000
B 73 Trey Supak RHP Prep La Grange (TX) Houston YES $772,000 $1,000,000
3 100 Jordan Luplow RF NCAA JR Fresno State  YES $524,300  $500,000
4 131 Taylor Gushue C NCAA JR Florida YES $388,800 $388,800
5 161 Michael Suchy RF NCAA JR Florida Gulf Coast YES $291,000 $275,000
6 191 Tyler Eppler RHP NCAA JR Sam Houston State YES $217,900 $200,000
7 221 Nelson Jorge SS Prep Intl Baseball Academy (PR) Des Moines Area CC YES $164,700 $125,000
8 251 Austin Coley RHP NCAA JR Belmont College YES $153,900 $125,000
9 281 Kevin Krause C NCAA JR Stony Brook YES $143,600 $143,600
10 311 Alex McRae RHP NCAA JR Jacksonville YES $137,600 $125,000
11 341 Gage Hinsz RHP Prep Billings West (MT) Oregon State YES $580,000
12 371 Tyler Filliben SS NCAA JR Samford YES
13 401 Frank Duncan RHP NCAA SR Kansas YES
14 431 Chase Simpson 3B NCAA SR Wichita State YES
15 461 Eric Dorsch RHP NCAA SR Kent State YES
16 491 Sam Street RHP NCAA SR Texas Pan-American YES
17 521 Michael Clemens RHP NCAA JR McNeese State YES
18 551 Erik Lunde 2B NCAA SR Lander University YES
19 581 Carl Anderson CF NCAA JR Bryant University YES
20 611 John Sever LHP NCAA JR Bethune-Cookman YES
21 641 Eric Thomas Jr. CF Prep Langham Creek (TX) Sam Houston State YES
22 671 Eric Karch RHP NCAA SR Pepperdine YES
23 701 Zach Warren LHP Prep St. Augustine Prep (NJ) Tennessee
24 731 Denis Karas 3B Prep Campolindo HS (CA) California
25 761 Erik Forgione SS NCAA JR Washington  YES
26 791 Jerrick Suiter RF NCAA JR TCU YES
27 821 Jess Amedee RHP NCAA JR Texas YES
28 851 Nicholas Neumann RHP NCAA SR Central Connecticut St YES
29 881 Zachary Lucas 2B NCAA JR Louisville
30 911 David Andriese RF NCAA SR UC Riverside YES
31 941 Luis Paula RHP NCAA JR North Carolina YES
32 971 Montana DuRapau RHP NCAA SR Bethune-Cookman YES
33 1001 Zach Lewis RHP JuCo Wabash Valley
34 1031 Colin Welmon RHP NCAA JR Loyola Marymount
35 1061 Chris Eades RHP JuCo Delgado College
36 1091 Palmer Betts RHP JuCo Chipola College YES
37 1121 Bryant Holtmann LHP NCAA JR Florida State
38 1151 Paul DeJong C NCAA SO Illinois State
39 1181 Daniel Keating 3B Prep Gulfport HS (MS) Southern Miss
40 1211 Tyler Brown 2B JuCo College of Southern Nevada
Number of Players Signed 32
Total Estimated Bonuses Paid $7,512,400
Draft Bonus Pool Remaining ($7,063,700 Pool) $0
Money Available For Over-Slot Deals $0
Current Penalty For Going Over-Slot $261,525
Money Available For Over-Slot Deals W/O Losing Draft Pick (Up to 5.0% Over Draft Pool) $4,485

 

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