NEW YORK -- The Rangers have signed left-handed pitcher Will Lamb, who was their second-round pick out of Clemson University in the First-Year Player Draft. He agreed to a bonus of $432,000.
Lamb went 1-1 with a 5.11 ERA and 29 strikeouts against 11 walks in 10 games for the Tigers. Lamb also started 59 games in the outfield for Clemson, hitting .348 (79-227) with three home runs and 39 RBIs, while going 13-for-17 on steal attempts.
The Rangers drafted him as a pitcher and he has been assigned to Class A short-season Spokane of the Northwest League.