The Diamondbacks and first pick pick Druw Jones have agreed on a $8.19 million signing bonus. The bonus is the largest for a high school position player, topping the $7.7 million given to Bobby Witt Jr. by the Royals in 2019.
Druw Jones, the No. 2 overall pick, has a deal with the D-Backs for $8,185,100. The slot value tops the previous $7.7M record of Bobby Witt Jr. for a HS player. Jones is a CF, same as his father, Braves great Andruw Jones.
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Jones was selected second overall by the Diamondbacks behind Jackson Holliday who went first overall to the Orioles.