D-backs agree to terms with top draft pick Toussaint

Right-handed pitcher Touki Toussaint was the 16th player selected in this month's MLB draft.

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PHOENIX — The Diamondbacks have agreed to terms with first-round draft pick and right-handed pitcher Touki Toussaint.

The 17-year old out of Coral Springs (Fla.) Christian Academy was the 16th overall selection in the draft. He went 8-2 with a 1.22 ERA in 63.1 innings pitched while striking out 104 batters for the Crusaders.

Toussaint, 6-for-2, 198 pounds, was rated by Baseball America as the nation’s third-best high school pitcher and MLB.com as the No. 8 Prospect overall in the draft.

The D-backs have signed 27 of 42 picks from the 2014 First-Year Player Draft.