Share via Email Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper was among the last draft classes with the ability to negotiate a signing bonus without limits. Also on the field and playing shortstop for the Yankees was Didi Gregorius, who was born in Amsterdam and raised in Curacao. Because players from the Dutch Caribbean outpost are not subjected to the amateur draft, Gregorius, unlike Harper, was born into free-agency , and thus had the ability to sign with any team he liked — at age 17 he inked his deal with the Cincinnati Reds. Many players from Latin America sign as early as 16, while those in the draft up north and in Puerto Rico must have completed their senior year of high school before becoming eligible for draft selection.
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