Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Sox Ink Four Top Picks

The Red Sox signed four of their top draft picks by the deadline yesterday. Leading the pack was UCONN RHP Matt Barnes. Also in the fold are high school catching standout Blake Swihart, who got $2.5 million; LHP Henry Owens (1.55 M); and South Carolina CF (and two-time NCAA National Champion) Jackie Bradley, Jr.