Key American League MLB draft signings 

July, 21, 2011
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Jackie Bradley JrJohn S Peterson/Icon SMISouth Carolina's Jackie Bradley Jr. could be a tough sign for Boston.
It's been more than five weeks since the selections were made in the 2011 Major League Baseball first-year player draft and a few major talents have agreed to terms. Most of the key signings have yet to take place, and contrary to what most may expect, the most important signings for clubs aren't always the organization's highest selection.

Let's take a look at those critical picks and signings, team-by-team, starting with the American League.