Re: 2008 International Signings
Originally Posted by summerplight
where did Sulbaran come from?
He was drafted in the 30th round and signed for $500,000. He was viewed as possibly a second/third round talent but fell because many didn't expect him to sign. It turns out his dad is a huge Reds fan and that played a big role in him signing. He's originally from Curacao and has only been in the United States for a short time IIRC. His fastball is reportedly up in the 91-95 mph range now with great movement, plus he throws a good curveball, and his changeup is his best pitch according to the poster on Doug's website.
I miss Adam Dunn.
Last edited by OnBaseMachine; 10-14-2008 at 04:38 PM.