Arkansas right fielder Eric Cole signs with professional contract with the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday.
Cole drafted by the Royals in the 4th round in the 2018 MLB Draft receives a $500,000 signing bonus. The slot for his 122nd overall pick was $451,200.
Cole wrapped up his Razorback career last week helping lead the Hogs to a second place finish at the College World Series.
For his junior season Cole hit .313, with 14 home runs and 52 RBI starting in all 69 games for the Razorbacks. Cole also had 14 doubles to go along with four stolen bases for Arkansas during the 2018 season.
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