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Phillies Agree to Terms with Bohm

Club has agreed to terms with four of its top eight 2018 draft selections

Third baseman Alec Bohm, selected third overall by the Phillies in the first round of the 2018 First-Year Player Draft, has agreed to terms with the club, Johnny Almaraz, Director of Amateur Scouting, announced today.

Bohm, 21, batted .339 (76-224) with 14 doubles, a triple, 16 home runs, 55 RBI, 39 walks, 57 runs, nine stolen bases, a .436 on-base percentage and a .625 slugging percentage during the 2018 campaign for Wichita State. He was leading the American Athletic Conference in home runs at the time the Shockers' season concluded, was tied for first in total bases (140) and ranked in the top five in hits, RBI, on-base percentage and slugging percentage.

Third baseman Alec Bohm, selected third overall by the Phillies in the first round of the 2018 First-Year Player Draft, has agreed to terms with the club, Johnny Almaraz, Director of Amateur Scouting, announced today.

Bohm, 21, batted .339 (76-224) with 14 doubles, a triple, 16 home runs, 55 RBI, 39 walks, 57 runs, nine stolen bases, a .436 on-base percentage and a .625 slugging percentage during the 2018 campaign for Wichita State. He was leading the American Athletic Conference in home runs at the time the Shockers' season concluded, was tied for first in total bases (140) and ranked in the top five in hits, RBI, on-base percentage and slugging percentage.

A native of Omaha, Neb., Bohm was named a Baseball America Second-Team All-American, as well as a semifinalist for both the Dick Howser Trophy, given to the nation's college player of the year, and the Golden Spikes Award.

In addition to Bohm, the club has come to terms with three more of its top eight selections, and 20 of its 38 overall selections thus far.

3B Alec Bohm

1st round

CF Matt Vierling

5th round

SS Logan Simmons

6th round

SS Seth Lancaste

8th round

RHP James McArthur

12th round

SS Jose Mercado

13th round

3B Matt Kroon

18th round

RHP Mark Potter

19th round

3B Connor Litton

20th round

OF Luke Miller

22nd round

C Logan O'Hoppe

23rd round

OF Corbin Williams

24th round

RHP Adam Cox

25th round

RHP Eric White

26th round

LHP Jaylen Smith

29th round

RHP Tyler Carr

31st round

OF Ben Aklinski

32nd round

C Nick Matera

34th round

RHP Austin Ross

35th round

OF Trent Bowles

36th round

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