The first two players to sign on to play for the Klamath Falls Gems in the 2014 season both will join the team at the completion of their high school seasons. Both had signed letters of intent to play baseball at the University of Oregon.

Brac Warren of Miles City, Mont., and Casey Soltis of Livermore, Calif., have signed letters to play this summer in the West Coast League.

Warren is a 6-foot-4, 215-pound right-handed pitcher, and attends Custer County High School. His fastball has been clocked at 91-95 miles an hour and he is ranked the No. 2 pitcher in Montana by Perfect Game scouting service.

He also plays the outfield. He also was an honorable mention All-American selection in 2013.

Soltis, who attends Grenada High School, is a 6-1, 190-pound outfielder/first baseman/pitcher for the 16th highest ranked high school team in the country. He throws and bats left-handed. As a junior, he batted .316 with 21 runs scored, 18 runs batted in and two home runs.

Additional player signings are expected to be announced over the next few weeks.

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