The Royals have one of the top international prospects in the fold. The team has signed 16-year-old Italian shortstop Marten Gasparini to a 1.3-million-dollar contract. He’s ranked the fourth-best international prospect by MLB.com. His signing bonus is the highest ever for a European, topping the previous mark of 750-thousand. Gasparini is a switch-hitter.
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