Brewers announce 21 signings from Draft

MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee Brewers today announced that they have signed 21 additional players from the 2012 First-Year Player Draft. With these signings, the Brewers have now signed each of their first six draft selections and 12 of their first 15 selections. Last Friday, the Brewers announced the signings of both of their first-round picks: C Clint Coulter and OF Victor Roache.  Today’s draft signings include:

Round / Player / Position / Initial assignment

1A. Mitch Haniger – RF (Wisconsin)

2. Tyrone Taylor – CF (Arizona)

3. Zach Quintana – RHP (Arizona)

4. Tyler Wagner – RHP (Helena)

6. Angel Ortega – SS (Arizona)

7. David Otterman – LHP (Helena)

9. Alex Lavandero – RHP (Arizona)

10. Anthony Banda – LHP (Arizona)

12. Eric Semmelhack – RHP (Helena)

13. Alan Sharkey – 1B (Arizona)

16. Adam Giacalone – 1B (Helena)

17. Alfredo Rodriguez – SS (Helena)

20. Michael Garza – 3B (Helena)

21. Austin Blaski – RHP (Arizona)

24. Michael Turay – C (Helena)

25. Lance Roenicke - OF (Helena)

30. Jonathan Armold – RHP (Arizona)

31. Brent Suter – LHP (Arizona)

33. Austin Hall – RHP (Arizona)

35. Jose Sermo – SS (Arizona)

Undrafted: Taylor Mangum – RHP (Arizona)

The advanced rookie-level Helena Brewers begin their season on Monday, June 18 when they host the Great Falls Voyagers. The rookie-level Arizona Brewers begin their season on Thursday, June 21 when they host the Arizona Dodgers.