One of the more interesting picks by the Pittsburgh Pirates on day three of the draft was Jack Herman, a high school outfielder from NJ taken in the 30th round. Here's his player page. Herman told the local media that he will sign on June 18th and that the Pirates will pay for his college, which is standard for all high school players signed, and doesn't count against the bonus pool.
Eastern senior outfielder Jack Herman who batted .556 with 14 doubles and 41 RBIs will report to Pittsburgh June 18 for his physical before signing with Pirates. They have agreed to pay for his college education @easternviking pic.twitter.com/B0EEee05V4
Eastern senior outfielder Jack Herman who batted .556 with 14 doubles and 41 RBIs will report to Pittsburgh June 18 for his physical before signing with Pirates. They have agreed to pay for his college education @easternviking pic.twitter.com/B0EEee05V4— Philip Anastasia (@PhilAnastasia) June 7, 2018
As for other prep players, 22nd round pick Jason Brandow, has said that he is still deciding between signing and attending Cal State Fullerton.
Giovanni DiGiacomo (29th round) has said he will attend LSU.
Tyler Miller, a shortstop in the 23rd round hasn't decided yet, but there is a very interesting note about him. He was an Alabama commi...
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