Tim Williams of Pirates Prospects reports that the Pirates have signed fourth round draft pick Nick Kingham. No financial details are known at this time, but Kingham will surely receive an above-slot bonus.
The Pirates have promoted pitching prospect Nathan Baker to High-A Bradenton.
Jeff Locke tweeted this afternoon that he is “heading north.” Tim Williams of BuccoFans.com confirms that Locke has been promoted to Double-A Altoona.
According to Tim Williams at BuccoFans.com, the Pirates have signed 27th round draft pick Kevin Kleis.
Tim Williams at BuccoFans.com reports that the Pirates have signed two more draftees, 49th rounder Logan Pevny and 41st rounder Bryton Trepagnier.