The Tampa Bay Rays have signed two collegiate players to minor league contracts with assignments to report to Port Charlotte. Lefty Tyler House and catcher David Parrett were officially assigned to the GCL Rays today.
House went 7-2 with a 4.19 ERA in 16 starts during his senior year with the University of Central Missouri. During his junior year, he struck out team best 67 hitters in 67 2/3 innings worked.
Parrett joins the Rays organization after winning the National Championship with Coastal Carolina this year. He hit .151 with 4 doubles and 2 home runs in 48 games with the Chanticleers.