The Dominican Prospect League sets new Record for July 2nd Signings

Brian Mejia, Ulises Cabrera, Manny Acta, Juan Marichal, Carlos Jose Lugo, Roberto Morales, Juan Pena DPL Class of 2015 The Dominican Prospect League (DPL) has established itself as the largest player in the international signing period over its six years of existence, producing the most prospect to sign professional baseball contracts of any entity in the world. The DPL, who have helped close to 60 prospects reach agreements since July 2nd 2015, also shattered the record for total bonuses awarded to 16 year old players in the first week of an international signing period. This year, DPL players were awarded signing bonuses that amount to more than $46.0M. Once again, the DPL fulfilled their role as mentors, bringing joy and success to the handful of 16-17 year old prospects that belonged to the prestigious organization.… Read More

Raffy Ozuna signs with St Louis Cardinals

Raffy Ozuna signs with the Cards   In a year where multiple players in the 2015 July 2nd class have baseball bloodlines the likes of Vladimir Guerrero and Fernando Tatis, Raffy Ozuna keeps the consistency. The son of ex Dodgers farm hand and present coach at Dodgers affiliate Rancho Cucamonga Rafael Ozuna was a globetrotting player, appearing for teams in the Dominican Republic, United States, Taiwan and Italy. Raffy stands 6´2 175lb, he has an athletic wiry body and natural baseball instincts. He is a switch hitting Short Stop with gap power from both sides of the plate. Ozuna´s defensive skills are polished, he has solid range, great fielding actions and plus arm strength. He was selected to the 2014 DPL Elite Travel Team and had an outstanding year.… Read More