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Danner, Seabold among local MLB signees

Danner, Seabold among local MLB signees

Huntington Beach High product Hagen Danner and Newport Harbor alum Connor Seabold highlight local MLB draftees who have signed recently with their respective baseball teams.

Danner, a second-round pick (No. 61 overall) of the Toronto Blue Jays, signed for a reported $1.5 million on Sunday. Drafted as a catcher, his minor-league assignment has yet to be determined.

Seabold, a junior pitcher who helped Cal State Fullerton reach the College World Series, signed with the Philadelphia Phillies for a reported $525,000. His minor-league destination has also not yet been made.

Costa Mesa resident Blake Hunt, a recent Mater Dei graduate, signed for $1.6 million, nearly double his...