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Amateur Draft Signings: 6/13/18

Posted On: Jun 13, 2018   |   Posted By: MLB Trade Rumors

We'll use this post to track Wednesday's notable agreements from the top few rounds of the draft (rankings referenced are courtesy of Baseball America , MLB.com , Fangraphs and ESPN's Keith Law - with the scouting reports from MLB and Fangraphs both coming free to the general public)...
Reds second-round pick Lyon Richardson scored a $2MM payday to forego his commitment to the University of Florida, per MLB.com's Jim Callis. That's nearly half a million over the slot value for a player who has only recently emerged as a high-end pitching prospect. MLB.com's team was highest among major prospect outlets, ranking Richardson 67th on the basis of his ample upside as an athletic hurler who has shown big velocity despite unpolished mechanics.
The Yankees have announced a variety of signings, including deals with second-rounder Josh Breaux and third-rounder Ryder Green. These agreements were first reported by Callis , with the bonus values pinned down by Jon Heyman of...

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