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Tigers Sign Three 16-year old Talents

Santa is the Tigers big catch so far.

The Detroit Tigers wasted no time jumping into the international free agent market this season, inking three 16-year olds in the first days of the annual signing period. In addition to the big name in Adelin Santa, they also signed Steven Fuentes and Emanuel Chavez.

Santa was the big name signed over the weekend, as the Tigers brought him on board with a reported $750,000 signing bonus. The club would not confirm the bonus amount, but did say it was "in that range." A 16-year old third baseman, Santa stands 6-foot-1 and weighs in at 190 pounds. The Tigers have seen plenty of the youngster, as he was playing for multiple prospect teams in the Dominican... Recommended Stories

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