BASEBALL Nationals sign NU recruit, Norris catcher Reetz to $800,000 deal

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  • Jakson Reetz

    Norris catcher and NU recruit Jakson Reetz was drafted by the Washington Nationals on Friday, June 6.

Posted: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 1:00 am | Updated: 5:01 pm, Wed Jun 18, 2014.

Norris catcher Jakson Reetz has agreed to an $800,000 signing bonus with the Washington Nationals, according to Big Ten baseball reporter Chris Webb.

Reetz, selected in the third round of the Major League draft with the 93rd pick overall, joins Milwaukee Brewers signee Monte Harrison as University of Nebraska recruits who chose to sign pro contracts. Harrison, from Lee’s Summit, Missouri, signed for $1.8 million.

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