Your Web Browser is no longer supported To experience everything that ESPN.com has to offer, we recommend that you upgrade to a newer version of your web browser. Click the upgrade button to the right or learn more. 2008 Baseball First-Round Signing Bonuses The signing bonuses for the first-round selections in the 2008 amateur baseball draft: (x-major league contract): 1. Tampa Bay, Tim Beckham, ss, Griffin (Ga.) HS., $6.15 million 2. Pittsburgh, Pedro Alvarez, 3b, Vanderbilt, $6 million 3. Kansas City, Eric Hosmer, 1b, American Heritage HS, Plantation, Fla.