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PADRES GO STRONG ON INTERNATIONAL SIGNING

PADRES GO STRONG ON INTERNATIONAL SIGNING

Day One of the International Signing Period is in the books and the San Diego Padres have moved into the market in a big way. So far, the Padres have signed the following:

INTERNATIONAL SIGNING PERIOD BEGINS TODAY

INTERNATIONAL SIGNING PERIOD BEGINS TODAY

At 9AM ET today, the international signing period begins and teams will be able to use their pool  money to sign international free agents. This is anomaly that teams face in acquiring players with the absence of an international draft. Major league teams have several different methods they must use to acquire players from outside […]

INTERNATIONAL SIGNING PERIOD BEGINS

INTERNATIONAL SIGNING PERIOD BEGINS

Today is the first day MLB teams can sign international players for the following season. With the new collective bargaining agreement, clubs can spend up to $2.9M on international prospects from July 2, 2012 to July 1, 2013 but they will also be able to sign at least six players for $50,000 or less and […]