Four of the five Oakland A's affiliates in action on Thursday night came out winners. For one team,…
A's Signing Day A Success As Green Inks
Green hit .374 with 28 extra-base hits for the USC Trojans in 2009. He was a career .359 hitter in college. Green also excelled in the summer wood bat league last season, playing for the Chatham A's. He hit .348 with six homers for Chatham last summer.
Green is represented by Scott Boras' agency and it was always expected that Green would be a deadline-day signing. As it turned out, that prediction was correct, as Green inked only moments before the deadline.
In signing Green, Max Stassi and Ian Krol on Monday, Oakland spent more than $5 million on draft picks in just one day.
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