Found June 19, 2013 on Fox Sports North:
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins announced Wednesday that they have signed first-round pick Kohl Stewart, the fourth overall pick in this month's Major League Baseball Draft. According to Jim Callis of Baseball America, the Twins signed Stewart for 4,544,400, which was right around the slot value for the fourth pick. Stewart, a right-handed pitcher from St. Piux X (Texas) High School, was the first prep player take in the draft. He was 5-1 with a 0.18 ERA in 40 innings this season, adding 59 strikeouts and 16 walks. While Stewart also had a scholarship to play football at Texas A&M, the Twins were confident that Stewart would choose baseball over football. Minnesota also announced they've signed 22 additional draft picks, including six other draftees from the first 10 rounds. Among them is third-round pick Stuart Turner, a catcher from Ole Miss, and left-hander Stephen Gonsalves, the Twins' fourth-round pick out of Cathedral Catholic (Calif.) High School. Also of n...
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