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D-backs land No. 15 int'l prospect Robinson

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The D-backs have landed the top player from the Bahamas, who is one of the most athletically gifted in this year's international class.

According to industry sources, the club and outfielder Kristian Robinson on Sunday agreed to a deal worth close to $2.55 million. Robinson, who ranked No. 15 on MLBPipeline.com's Top 30 International Prospects list, is from Nassau, Bahamas.

The D-backs have landed the top player from the Bahamas, who is one of the most athletically gifted in this year's international class.

According to industry sources, the club and outfielder Kristian Robinson on Sunday agreed to a deal worth close to $2.55 million. Robinson, who ranked No. 15 on MLBPipeline.com's Top 30 International Prospects list, is from Nassau, Bahamas.

The club did not confirm the deal.

Complete breakdown of where Top 30 international prospects landed

The athletic teenager is considered a plus runner. He moves well in the outfield for his size and makes all of the routine plays on defense. His arm is playable in center field, but he could end up in a corner position in the future. On offense, Robinson has shown raw power, good hands and is working on improving his timing against breaking balls and offspeed pitches. There are no major flaws in his game, and he has the potential to be a breakout star in this year's class.

The D-backs also inked shortstop Neyfy Castillo ($600,000) catcher Sergio Gutierrez ($565,000), shortstop Liover Peguero ($475,000) and outfielder Jorge Barrosa.

According to the new rules established by the new Collective Bargaining Agreement, every team gets at least $4.75 million to spend on international prospects. Any team receiving a Competitive Balance Round A pick in the Draft gets $5.25 million in international bonus pool money. Additionally, teams receiving a Competitive Balance Round B pick get $5.75 million to spend.

A club can trade as much of its international pool money as it would like, but there is a limit -- 75 percent of a team's initial pool -- to how much one team can acquire.

Arizona's pool total for this year's signing period is $5.75 million.

Here's a list of players the D-backs have agreed to terms with for the 2017-18 international signing period so far:

Kristian Robinson, CF, Bahamas, $2,550,000 - No. 15 on MLB Pipeline Top 30 list

Neyfy Castillo, SS, Dominican Republic, $600,000

Sergio Gutierrez, C, Venezuela, $565,000

Liover Peguero, SS, Dominican Republic, $475,000

Jorge Barrosa, CF, Venezuela, $415,000

Roman Ruiz, SS, Venezuela, $80,000

Jhosmer Alvarez, RHP, Venezuela, $65,000

Alex Valdez, RHP, Dominican Republic, $37,500

Jhonatan Jaquez, RHP, Dominican Republic, $30,000

Ramses Malave, C, Venezuela, $25,000

Juan Padron, SS, Venezuela, $15,000

Jesse Sanchez, who has been writing for MLB.com since 2001, is a national reporter based in Phoenix. Follow him on Twitter @JesseSanchezMLB and Facebook.

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