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Wednesday, June 11, 2014
White Sox sign 28 draft picks

By Doug Padilla

CHICAGO -- The Chicago White Sox have reached deals with 28 of their selections from last week’s Major League Baseball First-Year Draft, although top pick Carlos Rodon remains unsigned.

Rodon, a left-handed pitcher, is the only one of the team’s first 10 picks who has not been signed. Negotiations with Rodon, the No. 3 overall pick out of North Carolina State will continue.

Second-round pick Spencer Adams, a right-handed high-school pitcher out of Georgia, was spotted at U.S. Cellular Field on Wednesday. Also signing was third-round pick Jace Fry, a left-handed pitcher out of Oregon State, as well as fourth-round pick Brett Austin, a catcher who was Rodon’s teammate at N.C. State.

The deadline for picks from this year’s draft to sign is July 18.

The following is a list of 28 draft selections who have agreed to terms:

2 Spencer Adams
3 Jace Fry
4 Brett Austin
5 Zach Thompson
6 Louie Lechich
7 Jake Peter
8 John Ziznewski
9 Brian Clark
10 Jake Jarvis
12 Connor Walsh
13 Mike Gomez
16 Matt Cooper
17 William Trexter
18 Tanner Banks
19 Aaron Bummer
20 Brannon Easterling
22 Kevin Swick
23 Michael Hollenbeck
24 Michael Suiter
25 Mason Robbins
26 Ethan Gross
27 Ryan Jones
28 Blair Moore
29 Evin Einhardt
30 Marc Flores
31 Josh Goossen-Brown
33 Louis Silverio
34 Michael Danner