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June 17, 2014 at 10:11 PM

Red Sox announce signings of nine draftees


The Red Sox have formally announced that they have signed nine players from the 2014 draft. The official announcement confirms the signings of Michael Kopech, Sam Travis (pictured), Chandler Shepherd and Jordan Betts, which were reported yesterday.

In addition, the team also announced the signings of 23rd rounder CF Derek Miller, 31st rounder C Alex McKeon, 34th round selection RHP Kuehl McEachern, 37th rounder SS Hector Lorenzana, and 38th round selection RHP Brandon Show

Terms of the deals were not disclosed, but the most up-to-date reported amounts for Boston's draftees are listed below.

1. Michael Chavis, SS - $1,870,500 (slot: $1,870,500)
1. Michael Kopech, RHP - $1,500,000 (slot: $1,678,000)
2. Sam Travis, 1B - $846,800 (slot: $846,800)
5. Josh Ockimey, 1B - $450,000 (slot: $282,800)
13. Chandler Shepherd, RHP
15. Trenton Kemp, CF - $250,000 ($150,000 counts against cap)
18. Jordan Betts, 3B
19. Tyler Hill, CF - $100,000
23. Derek Miller, CF
31. Alex McKeon, C
34. Kuehl McEachern, RHP
37. Hector Lorenzana, SS
38. Brandon Show, RHP

Photo Credit: Sam Travis by Baseball America

 
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