Ben Badler from Baseball America recently posted what he considered the top 20 prospects who played in either the DSL or VSL in 2010. His only requirement was that the player had at least 100 plate appearances or 25 innings pitched. The article requires a subscription and can be viewed here.
Representing the Pittsburgh Pirates on the list was Jodaneli Carvajal. He was signed by Pittsburgh as a 16 year old in June of 2008 for $350 K which at the time was the second highest bonus for an International player in team history, trailing only Exicardo Cayonez who starred in the GCL this past season. At the time some scouts said that Jodaneli could be the best of the Pirates 2008 International signings, which besides Cayonez also included Yhonathan Barrios who signed for $250 K and made the GCL...
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