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July 2nd MLB International Signings for 2016-2017

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We'll update this thread through the day as signings are announced.

SCOUTING INFORMATION:
MLB.com Top 30 International Prospects for 2016 Link
Baseball America Top 50 International Prospects for 2016 Link

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS:
Sandy Martinez, C, Dominican Republic ($225,000)

ATLANTA BRAVES:
Kevin Maitan, SS, Venezuela (widely regarded as best player available this year due to excellent bat)
Yunior Severino, SS, Dominican Republic ($1,900,000, switch-hitter with power potential)
Abraham Gutierrez, C, Venezuela (solid defender with power potential)
Livan Soto, SS, Venezuela
(known for defense and high baseball IQ)
Juan Contreras, RHP, Dominican Republic ($1,200,000, low-90s heat with good projectability)

BALTIMORE ORIOLES

BOSTON RED SOX:
None
(no signings allowed as penalty for violating rules in 2015-2016 window)

CHICAGO CUBS

CHICAGO WHITE SOX
Josue Guerrero, OF
, Dominican Republic ($1,100,000; power hitter, brother of Mets prospect Gregory Guerrero)
Luis Mieses, OF, Dominican Republic (big left-handed power hitter)
Lenin Sosa, SS, Venezuela
Anderson Cosma, OF, Dominican Republic  (
6-4, 170 pound lefty hitter with power potential)
Henderson Caraballo, RHP, Venezuela

CINCINNATI REDS
Alfredo Rodriguez, SS, Cuba
(2014 Serie Nacional Rookie of the Year, strong defender)
Jayson Rijo, SS, Dominican Republic

CLEVELAND INDIANS
Marcos Gonzalez, SS, Dominican Republic ($250,000)
Carlos Vargas, RHP, Dominican Republic
($275,000)
Nehemias Celestin, 3B, Dominican Republic
Gaspar Palacios, SS, Colombia
Jeikol Contreras, 3B, DR

COLORADO ROCKIES
Luis Noguera, LHP, Venezuela (very projectable and already throws strikes)
Yeikel Blandin, OF, Venezuela (speedy line drive hitter from the left side)
Diego Blanco, RHP, Venezuela
(another projectable arm but needs polish)

DETROIT TIGERS
Wencel Perez, SS, Dominican Republic (line drive switch hitter who may stay at shortstop)
Jhon Sandoval, OF, Venezuela

HOUSTON ASTROS
Freudis Nova, SS, Dominican Republic (impressive physical tools but tested positive for PED)
Yorbin Ceuta, SS, Venezuela (high IQ contact hitter with good eye)
Angel Macuare, RHP, Venezuela
(low-90s fastball with a chance for more as he matures)
Nerio Rodriguez, C, Dominican Republic (son of former MLB pitcher Nerio Rodriguez; power bat)
Jeury Castillo, SS, Dominican Republic
Jairo Solis, RHP, Venezuela

LOS ANGELES ANGELS
Adelin Santana, SS, Dominican Republic

LOS ANGELES DODGERS
Albert Suarez, SS, Dominican Republic ($300,000)

MIAMI MARLINS

MILWAUKEE BREWERS
Jean Carlos Carmona, SS, Dominican Republic ($725,000, polished bat but faces positional move)
Pablo Abreu, OF, Dominican Republic
Francis Tolentino, OF, Dominican Republic,
Anderson Melendez, OF, Venezuela
Yancarlos Cruz, SS, Dominican Republic
Victor Maria, SS, Dominican Republic
($375,000)

MINNESOTA TWINS
Wander Valdez, SS, Dominican Republic ($495,000)
Jesus Felix, SS, Dominican Republic.
Stamy Gabriel Urena, SS, Dominican Republic

NEW YORK METS
Sebastian Espino, OF, Dominican Republic
Ezequiel Pena, OF, Dominican Republic

NEW YORK YANKEES
Saul Torres, C, Dominican Republic

OAKLAND ATHLETICS
Lazaro Armenteros, OF, Cuba (high profile Cuban bat with power, speed, arm, but mixed reports on polish)
Marcos Brito, SS, Dominican Republic ($1,100,000 should hit for average, OBP but lacks power)
Yerdel Vargas, SS, Dominican Republic
Kevin Richards, OF, Dominican Republic
(outstanding speed with raw bat)
George Bell, SS, Dominican Republic

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES
Francisco Morales, RHP, Venezuela (low 90s fastball with inconsistent secondaries)
Brayan Gonzalez, SS, Venezuela
(polished bat with good eye and a chance to stay at shortstop)
Nicolas Torres, SS, Venezuela (sparkplug type with excellent speed)
Juan Aparicio, C, Venezuela (polished bat with power; glove needs work)
Jose Tortolero, SS, Venezuela
Luigi Mujica, SS, Venezuela

PITTSBURGH PIRATES

St. LOUIS CARDINALS
Jonatan Machado, OF, Cuba (speedy line drive hitter)
Johan Oviedo, RHP, Cuba
Victor Garcia, OF, Venezuela
(excellent right-handed power)
Carlos Soler, OF, Dominican Republic
(rather raw but a strong arm, power potential)
Diomedes Del Rio, OF, Venezuela
Roy Garcia, RHP, Dominican Republic

SAN DIEGO PADRES
Luis Almanzar, SS, Dominican Republic ($4,000,000, excellent hitting reputation and a chance to stay at short)
Gabriel Arias, SS, Venezuela
(solid across-the-board tools and reasonably polished for his age)
Jeisson Rosario, OF,, Dominican Republic (another across-the-board guy with 50/55 tools in all areas)
Alison Quintero, C, Venezuela (fine glove, questions about the bat)
Justin Lopez, SS, Venezuela (erratic bat but may stay at shortstop)
Tirso Ornelas, OF, Mexico
(Padres look to make more investments in Mexico and put down a bet on promising bat)
Michell Miliano, RHP, Dominican Republic (highly projectable)
Yordy Barley, SS, Dominican Republic (excellent speed)
Jose Manuel Guzman, RHP, Dominican Republic 
Tucupipa Marcano, SS, Venezuela

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS
Gordi Santos, SS, Dominican Republic
Andrew Caraballo, SS, Venezuela

SEATTLE MARINERS
Luis Veloz, OF, Dominican Republic
(power potential with right field arm)

TEXAS RANGERS
David Garcia, C, Venezuela (line drive hitter with improved glove)
Danny Drullard, OF, Dominican Republic

TORONTO BLUE JAYS

WASHINGTON NATIONALS
Luis Garcia, SS, Dominican Republic (good hitter with excellent speed, chance to stay at short)
Yasel Antuna, SS, Dominican Republic ($3,900,000; mixed reports, some see strong tools in all respect with skills to match, others think he is rather raw as a hitter)
Ricardo Mendez, OF,, Venezuela
(good speed, glove, lacks power)
Israel Pineda, C, Venezuela