Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Cubs sign fifth-round pick RHP Masek
The Chicago Cubs signed Texas Tech right-handed pitcher Trey Masek, their fifth-round selection in the June draft and now have three of their top-10 picks under contract.
The 21-year-old Masek went 5-2 with a 1.82 ERA in 11 starts at Texas Tech. He was an All-Big 12 Honorable Mention and a Gregg Olson Breakout Player of the Year Semifinalist.
The Cubs have signed nine of their draft picks. Third baseman Kris Bryant, the No. 2 pick in the draft, remains unsigned.
Teams have until July 12 to sign their draft picks.