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Yankees sign three additional international prospects

The New York Yankees announced the signings of three additional international prospects today, including Cuba natives 16-year-old right-handed pitcher Osiel Rodriguez and 16-year-old shortstop Alexander Vargas.
August 1, 2018

The New York Yankees announced the signings of three additional international prospects today, including Cuba natives 16-year-old right-handed pitcher Osiel Rodriguez and 16-year-old shortstop Alexander Vargas.Rodriguez was named by Baseball America as the No. 5 international prospect, the top ranked pitcher by the publication. He was also tabbed as the

The New York Yankees announced the signings of three additional international prospects today, including Cuba natives 16-year-old right-handed pitcher Osiel Rodriguez and 16-year-old shortstop Alexander Vargas.
Rodriguez was named by Baseball America as the No. 5 international prospect, the top ranked pitcher by the publication. He was also tabbed as the No. 7 international prospect by FanGraphs and No. 10 by MLB.com.
Vargas is listed as the No. 8 international prospect by MLB.com and No. 14 by FanGraphs.
The Yankees also signed 16-year-old Jose Chambuco, a right-handed pitcher from Carora, Venezuela.
According to FanGraphs, the Yankees have signed four of the top-15 prospects (also No. 4 Kevin Alcantara and No. 15 Antonio Gomez).
In total, the Yankees have signed 23 international prospects.