BRENDEN DIXON, SHORTSTOP
Born: November 20, 2000
Height: 6’1″
Weight: 205
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Drafted: Round 20, 583rd Overall, 2021
How Acquired: Draft
College: Weatherford College (TX JC)
Agent: N/A

WTM’s PLAYER PROFILE
Dixon went to the University of Texas as a freshman in 2020 and played only briefly in the pandemic season, at second base.  In 2021, he played short for Weatherford and hit 335/495/633, with ten home runs and more walks than strikeouts.  He has a commitment to Arkansas for 2022.  Baseball America did not list him among the top 500 draft prospects or the top 100 prospects in Texas.
CONTRACT INFORMATION
2021: Minor league salary
PLAYER INFORMATION
Signing Bonus: $125,000
MiLB Debut:
MLB Debut:
MiLB FA Eligible: 2027
MLB FA Eligible:
Rule 5 Eligible: 2024
Added to 40-Man:
Options Remaining: 3
MLB Service Time: 0.000
TRANSACTIONS
July 13, 2021: Drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 20th round, 583rd overall pick; signed on July 19.

 

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