Dodgers sign 28 of 40 picks before deadline, including all of top 12.

The deadline for major-league teams to sign the amateur players they drafted in June has come and gone. The Dodgers signed 28 of their 40 draft picks after pitcher MJ Villegas, their 23rd-round pick, officially signed yesterday.

The highest draft pick not to sign was 13th-rounder Ty Damron, a Texas high schooler who has committed to Texas Tech University. In all the Dodgers signed 18 of their first 20 picks and 23 of their first 25.

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J.P. Hoornstra covers the Dodgers, Angels and Major League Baseball for the Los Angeles Daily News, Long Beach Press-Telegram, Torrance Daily Breeze, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Pasadena Star-News, San Bernardino Sun, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, Whittier Daily News and Redlands Daily Facts. Before taking the beat in 2012, J.P. covered the NHL for four years. UCLA gave him a degree once upon a time; when he graduated on schedule, he missed getting Arnold Schwarzenegger's autograph on his diploma by five months.