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Padres Sign Three Additional Players Prior to Draft Deadline

29 of 41 draftees signed in addition to two non-drafted free agents

SAN DIEGO - The San Diego Padres agreed to terms with three additional players from the 2018 draft prior to today's deadline: 3B Sean Guilbe (12th rd.), RHP Nick Thwaits (15th rd.) and LHP Cullen Dana (30th rd.). Overall, the club signed 29 of 41 players selected in the draft, including each of their first 13 picks, as well as two non-drafted free agents.

Including the non-drafted free agents, the Padres agreed to terms with three catchers, six infielders, five outfielders, nine right-handed pitchers and eight left-handed pitchers. The club signed 22 college players and nine out of high school.

SAN DIEGO - The San Diego Padres agreed to terms with three additional players from the 2018 draft prior to today's deadline: 3B Sean Guilbe (12th rd.), RHP Nick Thwaits (15th rd.) and LHP Cullen Dana (30th rd.). Overall, the club signed 29 of 41 players selected in the draft, including each of their first 13 picks, as well as two non-drafted free agents.

Including the non-drafted free agents, the Padres agreed to terms with three catchers, six infielders, five outfielders, nine right-handed pitchers and eight left-handed pitchers. The club signed 22 college players and nine out of high school.

See below for a full list of players signed by the Padres from the 2018 draft.

SAN DIEGO PADRES 2018 FIRST-YEAR PLAYER DRAFT SIGNINGS

 

RD.

PLAYER

POS.

HT

WT

B/T

SCHOOL

1.

Ryan Weathers

LHP

6-2

210

R/L

Loretto High School (Tenn.)

CBA

Xavier Edwards

SS

5-10

155

R/R

North Broward Prep. High School (Fl.)

CBB

Grant Little

OF

6-1

185

R/R

Texas Tech University

3.

Owen Miller

SS

6-0

190

R/R

Illinois State University

4.

Dylan Coleman

RHP

6-5

215

R/R

Missouri State University

5.

Dwanya Williams-Sutton

OF

6-2

215

R/R

East Carolina University

6.

Alexuan Vega

LHP

6-2

160

L/L

Leonides Morales Rodriguez HS (Puerto Rico)

7.

Jawuan Harris

OF

5-9

195

R/R

Rutgers University

8.

Steven Wilson

RHP

6-3

185

R/R

Santa Clara University

9.

Luke Becker

2B

5-11

190

S/R

University of Kentucky

10.

Jose Quezada

RHP

5-9

175

R/R

Texas Tech University

11.

Nick Gatewood

C

6-1

190

L/R

Georgia State University

12.

Sean Guilbe

3B

6-1

190

R/R

Muhlenberg High School (Pa.)

14.

Erik Sabrowski

LHP

6-4

235

R/L

Cloud County Community College (Kan.)

15.

Nick Thwaits

RHP

6-2

195

R/R

Fort Recovery High School (Ohio)

16.

Michael Curry

C

6-1

212

R/R

University of Georgia

17.

Hazahel Quijada

LHP

6-2

185

L/L

University of California, Riverside

20.

Reiss Knehr

RHP

6-2

205

L/R

Fordham University (N.Y.)

21.

Mason Fox

OF

6-2

170

R/R

Gardner-Webb University (N.C.)

22.

Payton Smith

OF

6-5

225

R/R

Strom Thurmond High School (S.C.)

25.

Lee Solomon

2B

5-10

202

R/R

Lipscomb University (Tenn.)

26.

Tyler Mortensen

LHP

6-4

205

L/L

Davis Senior High School (Ca.)

27.

Gabe Mosser

RHP

6-4

179

R/R

Shippensburg University (Pa.)

30.

Cullen Dana

LHP

6-4

210

S/L

Seton Hall University (N.J.)

31.

Jake Sims

RHP

6-2

215

L/R

St. Leo University (Ca.)

32.

Cody Tyler

LHP

6-0

180

L/L

Wichita State University (Kan.)

33.

Rainier Aguilar

C

5-11

200

R/R

University of Redlands (Ca.)

38.

Michael Suarez

1B

6-2

200

L/L

Miami Sunset High School (Fl.)

39.

Seth Mayberry

RHP

6-3

195

R/R

Dinwiddie County Senior High School (Va.)

 

NON-DRAFTED FREE AGENT SIGNINGS

RD.

PLAYER

POS.

HT

WT

B/T

SCHOOL

N/A

Felix Minjarez

RHP

6-2

216

R/R

University of Redlands (Ca.)

N/A

Trent Shelton

LHP

6-4

205

L/L

Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo

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