The Red Sox announced the signing today of their first two draft picks, Kolbrin Vitek and Bryce Brentz:
Red Sox signed top picks Kolbrin Vitek and Bryce Brentz today. Both will report to Single-A Lowell.
No surprise here. Now it's time to go catch a few Spinners games and see how they're going to do.
Here are some more details and other signings from the draft:
The Red Sox officially signed 10 of the players whom they selected in the 2010 draft, most notably including first rounder Kolbrin Vitek (who signed for $1.359 million) and supplemental first rounder Bryce Brentz (who signed for $889,200). Here are the details of the group of signees:
Also agreeing to terms with the club were 12th-round selection, right-handed pitcher Garrett Rau from California Baptist University; 13th-round selection, right-handed pitcher Keith Couch from Adelphi University; 34th-round selection, right-handed pitcher Michael Gleason from California State University-Chico; 39th-round selection, shortstop Nick Robinson from North Central College; 40th-round selection, outfielder Luke Yoder from Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo; 41st-round selection, catcher Jayson Hernandez from Rutgers University; 45th-round selection, shortstop James Kang from Pomona-Pitzer College; and 49th-round selection, first baseman Trygg Larsson-Danforth from Yale University. Rau, Couch, Robinson and Hernandez have been assigned to Lowell while Gleason, Yoder, Kang and Larsson-Danforth have been assigned to the Rookie-Level Gulf Coast League Red Sox.