7/8/2013 5:52 P.M. ET
D-backs announce international signings
By / MLB.com
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) have signed six international free agents, including the top catching prospect, Jose Herrera, since the start of the 2013-14 international signing period on July 2, according to according to D-backs' Executive Vice President & General Manager Kevin Towers.
Herrera, 16, was cited by Baseball America and MLB.com as the top catcher in the international class and the No. 7 and No. 10 international prospect respectively.
The complete list of the D-backs' six signings:
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS' 2013 INTERNATIONAL SIGNINGS (July 2-7)
|Jose Herrera||C||S-R||16||5-10||185||San Carlos, Cojedes, Venezuela|
|Francis Martinez||OF||S-R||16||6-4||187||Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic|
|Jose Lopez||OF||R-R||16||6-0||181||Moca, Dominican Republic|
|Josue Herrera||INF||S-R||16||6-0||165||Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic|
|Argency Hiciano||RHP||R-R||16||6-3||160||Nagua, Dominican Republic|
|Didimo Bracho||INF||R-R||16||5-11||170||Maracaibo, Venezuela|
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