2018 Amateur Draft / 2018 Amateur Draft Signings / Colorado Rockies / Ryan Rolison

Rockies Agree To Terms With First-Rounder Ryan Rolison

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

The Rockies have agreed to terms with first-round pick Ryan Rolison , reports Jim Callis of MLB.com. The left-hander out of Ole Miss will receive the full slot value of $2,912,300 for his No. 22 overall selection. He was advised by and is now a client of CAA Baseball.
Rolison entered the 2018 draft as one of the top-ranked college arms in the class. Callis and colleague Jonathan Mayo ranked him the most aggressively, placing him 17th among his draft-eligible peers. Baseball America, meanwhile, ranked Rolison 21st in the class, while Kiley McDaniel and Eric Longenhagen of Fangraphs tabbed him 30th and ESPN's Keith Law listed him 33rd .
A draft-eligible sophomore, the 20-year-old Rolison tossed 97 1/3 innings for the Rebels in 2018, posting a 3.70 ERA with 120 strikeouts against 45 walks in that time. Scouting reports peg his fastball in the 91-94 mph range and note that it can top out 96 mph, and Rolison is also said to have one of the draft's best curveballs and the potential for an average...

Continue reading ...

 








Jets blow big lead to hand Browns first victory since 2016

Jets blow big lead to hand Browns first victory since 2016

CLEVELAND - The Jets got burned by the Baker. Browns rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield came off the bench to hand the Jets and their rookie quarterback Sam Darnold a stunning... Read more ...

Yankees can't stop Red Sox from clinching in The Bronx

Yankees can't stop Red Sox from clinching in The Bronx

A grand slam by Giancarlo Stanton wasn't enough to keep the Red Sox from celebrating a third straight AL East title in the Yankees' playpen. After taking the first two games... Read more ...

UFC 229: Conor McGregor returns to ranting glory, insults Khabib...

UFC 229: Conor McGregor returns to ranting glory, insults Khabib Nurmagomedov in every way possible

It will now be up to McGregor to back up his trash talk on Oct. 6 when he fights Nurmagomedov at UFC 229. Read more ...

Jets vs. Browns: Score, live updates from Thursday night game

Jets vs. Browns: Score, live updates from Thursday night game

For live scoring updates and highlights from Jets vs. Browns on Thursday night, follow along here. Read more ...

Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Man Utd join race for De Jong

Transfer news and rumours LIVE: Man Utd join race for De Jong

Goal takes a look at the biggest transfer news and rumours from the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A and beyond Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Baker Mayfield leading the Cleveland Browns to first...

Twitter reacts to Baker Mayfield leading the Cleveland Browns to first victory in two years

Read more ...

Torreira impresses on first Arsenal start but leaves with knock

Torreira impresses on first Arsenal start but leaves with knock

The midfielder was substituted during his side's 4-2 Europa League win over Vorskla, with his status for the weekend in doubt Read more ...

Davidson's 11th-inning single sends Sox past Indians 5-4

Davidson's 11th-inning single sends Sox past Indians 5-4

The Chicago White Sox finally found a way to win at Progressive Field. Read more ...

Colin Cowherd thinks less of Jimmy Butler today

Colin Cowherd thinks less of Jimmy Butler today

Colin Cowherd talks NBA on today's show. Colin reveals why he thinks less of Jimmy Butler after requesting a trade from Minnesota. Read more ...

Chelsea Team news: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs West Ham

Chelsea Team news: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs West Ham

The Blues are being talked about as title contenders again, as they prepare for the arrival of a newly promoted team to west London Read more ...