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Dodgers sign 2014 draftees John Richy, Matt Campbell

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LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers have signed two of their top draft 2014 picks, inking college pitchers John Richy and Matt Campbell.

The club announced the signing of Campbell, their ninth-round selection out of Clemson, along with the signings of Alex Verdugo (second round), Jared Walker (fifth round), Scott De Jong (32nd round) and Karch Kowalczyk (37th round).

Richy, the club's third-round pick out of UNLV, announced the signing via his Instagram account:

Richy signed for the full slot value of $534,400, per Jonathan Mayo of MLB.com.

UNLV Baseball also tweeted Richy signing the contract. Richy is pictured seated at the table with his college coach Tim Chambers (black shirt) and Dodgers scout Bobby Darwin.

The slot amount for Richy (pick No. 98) is $534,400, and for Campbell (No. 279) is $144,300. Here is a look at the Dodgers draft bonus pool

Dodgers 2014 Draft Bonus Pool
Round Pick Name Pos Bonus Slot amount Overage
1 22 Grant Holmes RHP $1,980,500
2 62 Alex Verdugo OF $914,600 $914,600 $0
3 98 John Richy RHP $534,400 $534,400 $0
4 129 Jeff Brigham RHP $396,300
5 159 Jared Walker 3B $296,700 $296,700 $0
6 189 Brock Stewart RHP unknown $222,200 unknown
7 219 Trevor Oaks RHP $166,600
8 249 Hunter Redman C $154,500
9 279 Matt Campbell RHP unknown $144,300 unknown
10 309 Colin Hering OF $137,600
Bonuses over $100,000 (rounds 11-40) $0 $0 $0
Totals $1,745,700 $4,947,700 $0