Dodgers sign Russian-Cuban Enrike Sevilya, Mexican Edgar Áviles, Spaniard Peter Bonilla and Colombians Yoryi Simarra and Sean Linan

LMLB free agency is frozen by the employer strike that threatens the 2022 season, what does follow is the attraction of talent for the branches from abroad.

The Dodgers signed seven international players, including the seventh prospect, infielder Samuel Munoz from the Dominican Republic, but the signing of the Russian pitcher Enrike Sevilya.

Sevilya, of Cuban parents, was born in Russia and was recruited by Néstor Pérez Sr. and signed by the Dodgers. Fan Graphs indicates that it is third player born in Russia to sign for the Los Angeles ninth, after fellow pitchers Alexander Toropov and Roman Bessonov.

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