Originally Posted by ChicagoG19
The MLB draft is probably the biggest crapshoot of any of the four major sports. There are maybe 2 to 3 surefire superstars in most draft years.
Absolutely. The pool of eligible players is much larger than the NBA, NHL or NFL draft. Also, there is a much longer development time period for baseball players than the other sports, so in the MLB draft it is more about potential than "do we have someone who can start on Day One?"
This just in from the newswires: The Anti-Trust Division of the US Department of Justice has announced that whenever Sale take The Bump, it is unfair competition in violation of various federal and state laws. However, he is not being prosecuted because it is so ****in awesome to watch him do his craft.