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Club signs international free-agent prospects

Club signs international free-agent prospects

Club signs international free-agent prospects
BOSTON -- The Blue Jays signed a pair of international free-agent prospects on Monday afternoon.

The club came to terms with shortstop Dawel Lugo of the Dominican Republic and right-hander Osman Gutierrez from Nicaragua.

Lugo, 16, is a right-handed hitter who stands 6-foot-1 and weighs 180 pounds. He will begin his professional career playing for the Blue Jays in the Dominican Summer League.

The 16-year-old Gutierrez will also begin his career in the Dominican Summer League. He is a 6-foot-4, 200-pounder with a power arm.

Terms of the signing bonuses were not disclosed by the club.

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