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A’s agree to terms with draft picks

OAKLAND – The Oakland Athletics have agreed to terms with three draft picks, including second-round selection Yordy Cabrera.

The A’s also reached agreements Monday night with outfielder Aaron Shipman (third round) and third baseman Chad Lewis (fourth round).

Cabrera, a shortstop at Lakeland Senior High School in Lakeland, Fla., hit .333 with three homers and 19 RBIs in 16 games this year. Shipman batted .525 with five home runs and 38 stolen bases for Brooks County High School in Quitman, Ga. Lewis hit .395 with four homers and 24 RBIs at Marina High School in Huntington Beach, Calif.

The A’s have agreed to terms with 33 picks from the June draft, including each of their first 14 and 27 of the first 30.

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