Pirates Sign Six From Latin America

The Pirates signed six Latin American players including Venezuelan outfielder Willy Garcia, according to Dejan Kovacevic of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Pirates Latin American scouting director Rene Gayo says the club believes Garcia, who received a $280K bonus, has "an athletic body with a chance to develop five tools."

The club also signed five other players, including four pitchers. The new additions include right-handers Brayan Almonte, Oderman Rocha and Jose Luis Acosta and left-hander Angel Sanchez. The Pirates also signed first baseman Jose Roman.

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3 Comments on "Pirates Sign Six From Latin America"

5 years 3 months ago

“Pirates Sign Six From Latin America”

GREAT! Do any of them play baseball?

5 years 3 months ago

Anyone remember the post the other day when some poster complained about the pirates lack of activity when it came to international free agents? Pirates listen

5 years 3 months ago

This proves that all top execs in baseball listen to the commenters on here.