Now that the Toronto Blue Jays have officially signed first-round picks Logan Warmoth and Nate Pearson, a new set of challenges emerges both for the team and for its newest players. The Blue Jays scouts who identified and signed Warmoth and Pearson are already turning their attention ahead to the next wave of draft-eligible players. This week, for instance, they’ll watch top high schoolers at the Tournament of the Stars in Cary, N.C. to prepare for 2018. Meanwhile, the Blue Jays’ player development department has already welcomed dozens of new players to its ranks, including the first 14 players selected. Now that they’re officially Blue Jays, the player development staff’s charged with making the most of their talent.
New set of challenges emerges for Blue Jays with top picks signed
Sportsnet | Jun 29