The Pittsburgh Pirates officially announced ten draft signings on Thursday afternoon, bringing the total to 19 draft picks signed. Earlier today, we reported that Logan Sendelbach, John Bormann, Scooter Hightower and Jordan George all agreed to deals and they were among the ten players officially announced today. Ty Moore was also announced here last night, and Nathan Trevillian agreed to a $250,000 over-slot deal a few days ago. Logan Ratledge also signed a couple days ago, but wasn’t announced until today.
The new names from the Pirates today are seventh round pick 3B Mitchell Tolman, 11th round pick catcher Christian Kelley and 25th round pick RF Logan Hill. No bonuses were announced. The draft pick tracker has been updated. You can find player pages for all ten players on the tracker. There are still multiple players that have reportedly agreed to deal, but not yet been made official. Among them is third round pick Casey Hughston, as well as 16th round pick Nick Hibbing, 26th rounder Shane Kemp and 28th round pick Albert Baur.
George, Bormann and Sendelbach will report to Bristol. Trevillian will start in the GCL and the rest will be with Morgantown.
In other draft news, 23rd round pick Jake McCarthy ha decided to attend college.
Scranton's Jake McCarthy will attend Virginia. Informed Pittsburgh Pirates of his decision last night. He was a 23rd-round selection.
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