SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Arizona Diamondbacks signed 2nd round pick and Springfield Central High School graduate Isan Diaz to a contract. Diaz will turn down a baseball scholarship offer at Vanderbilt University and go pro.
MLB.com’s Jonathan Mayo reports that the signing bonus is worth $750,000.
Diaz is a left handed hitting middle infielder. He played shortstop in high school, but is projected as a 2nd baseman.