Red Sox sign five additional players selected in 2016 June Draft

BOSTON, MA - The Boston Red Sox have signed five additional players selected in the 2016 June Draft.

Director of Amateur Scouting Mike Rikard made the announcement.

The additional signings include catcher Alan Marrero (8th round), left-handed pitcher Kyle Hart (19th round), outfielder Granger Studdard (22nd round), and right-handed pitchers Hunter Smith (24th round) and Jared Oliver (26th round). Each of the five players has been assigned to the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League Red Sox.

In all, 12 of the 40 players selected by Boston in the 2016 June Draft have been signed to contracts, including five of the club's top nine picks.

Attached is a list of the Red Sox 2016 draft picks. Names in bold indicate players signed by the club.