Holmes, 18, a right-handed pitcher drafted out of Conway (S.C.) High School, visited Dodger Stadium on Monday and said he was a physical away from signing. The No. 22 pick overall, Holmes went 4-1 with a 0.35 ERA, striking out 82 batters in 40 innings in his senior season, winning Gatorade's South Carolina Player of the Year.
Holmes signed at Camelback Ranch in Arizona.
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