Author Topic: Nats DSL Overhaul  (Read 1227 times)

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Offline blue911

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Re: Nats DSL Overhaul
« Topic Start: February 08, 2011, 12:20:41 PM »
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DiPuglia's primary personnel achievement has been making the Nationals' Dominican talent pool younger. In 2009, the average age of the Nationals' Dominican Summer League team was roughly 20 1/2, which meant players who graduated to low Class A were almost uniformly older - and therefore less imbued with potential - than their opponents. The Nationals signed 32 players last year, mostly on signing bonuses of less than $10,000, and the average age of their DSL team dropped to 17 1/2.