Originally posted on Feelin' Kinda Blue  |  Last updated 11/13/12
The Dodgers' ownership group promised to refocus and make international scouting a big part of its new regime -- and it has yet to disappoint. The Dodgers made a huge splash in July by signing Yasiel Puig to a record-breaking contract. They drafted Cuban left-handers Onelki Garcia (third round) and Alfredo Unzue (32nd round). Garcia has a lot of potential. They also nabbed a handful of players during the new international signing period -- most notably 16-year-old Mexican left-hander Julio Urias. They've been linked to Japanese right-hander Shohei Otani, whose situation won't likely be resolved until the spring. And they just landed the rights to sign Korean left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu after a $25.7 million posting fee this past weekend. It's obvious the Dodgers are ramping up the scouting and player acquisition in this department -- and that couldn't be better. Now that they seemingly have more money than God, it just makes things easier. Oh, and all this was done be...
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