Kansas City first round draft pick Hunter Dozier watches batting practice before the Royals’ game against the Detroit Tigers on Monday in Kansas City, Mo.
Royals sign 1st-round pick Dozier
KANSAS CITY, MO. — The Kansas City Royals have signed first-round draft pick Hunter Dozier for $2.2 million.
The Royals selected the former Willmar Stingers’ shortstop eighth overall in Thursday’s draft.
Kansas City signed the 6-foot-4 shortstop for $937,800 less than the allotted $3,117,800 for a No. 8 selection. The money can be used to sign other picks.
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