Hawkins, Texas – It was announced that former Jarvis Christian College Bulldog, Angel Merced, signed with the San Francisco Giants baseball organization this morning. Merced signed as a free agent and will report to spring training in March 2017 as a pitcher.
Merced played one season for the Bulldogs during the 2015-2016 season as a transfer from Bacone College. Angel is a native of Guaynabo, Puerto Rico and played in 42 games for the Bulldogs as a utility player, seeing most of his time as a designated hitter in the Bulldogs offensive attack.
Following the Giants spring training in Scottsdale, Arizona, Merced will wait to see where he will report.