The Milwaukee Brewers have signed 16-year-old Dominican outfielder Nicolas Pierre Figueroa for $800,000, according to Baseball America.

Tuesday marked the first day of baseball's international signing period, and the Brewers didn't waste much time jumping on Pierre Figueroa.

Ranked as the 28th best international prospect by and 20th overall by Baseball America, the center fielder is 6-foot-3 and 175 pounds. says Pierre Figueroa has all the tools scouts are looking for, has proved he can hit in games, but will need to get stronger after signing with a big league team.