Ben Badler from Baseball America released his recap of the 2013 signings by the Pittsburgh Pirates. Most of the bigger names are released when they sign, but as we saw with Badler's recap last year, a player like Johan De Jesus could sign for $200,000 and there was no mention of it anywhere.
Here is a look at what we know already, with notes below from Badler's recap.
In March, the Pirates signed Jherson Esqueda and Gerardo Navarro, two pitchers from Mexico. Both pitched in the Dominican Summer League in 2013. Navarro has already moved to the states and is in minor league camp.
The next signing of note happened during the July 2nd signing period when the Pirates inked Edinson Lantigua for $275,000 on July 3rd. He is a center fielder with a strong arm, who hits line drives, showing...
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