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.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.