Peter_123 wrote:I was just looking at Rich Hardens player bio and found out that he was drafted in the 17th ROUND !!!!!!!! What an amazing draft pick, not sure what he was overall tho.
its not all that unusual. the mlb draft is more of a crapshoot than any other league. there are thousands of players in high school and college being scouted, varying levels of competition, signability issues, injury concerns, aluminum bats, not many televised games, etc.