The Dominican Summer League season began yesterday and the Pittsburgh Pirates have two teams in the league this season. The DSL season is 72 games long and runs from June 2nd until August 25th this year. With a large portion of last year's team being promoted to the U.S. last fall and this spring, it's a whole lot of new faces to follow this year.

The Pirates just signed their 70th international free agent since July 2nd. We have the full chart here. They actually signed 74 players total, but four had their contracts voided, three pitchers due to pre-existing injuries and one due to insufficient paperwork for the identification process. Three of those players are still listed on the full chart, while the other was voided early in the process before we started the list. One of those play...

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