Originally Posted by blandman
A few of us were really confused on the Mitchell pick, as he wasn't as polished as Trout and didn't need to completely start over learning how to hit. This team's draft ability is a joke.
Mitchell was also coming off being named the College World Series MVP and being compared to Carl Crawford. He was the wrong pick, but he was considered a first rounder by most scouts. If can't see how anyone would be "confused" by the pick.