timkell wrote:Jose Canseco was also a Yankee prospect.
Thought he was an "A" farmhand from the getgo?
THis from baseball-reference.com on Jose's page:
June 7, 1982: Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 15th round of the 1982 amateur draft.
If I were playing third base and my mother were rounding third with the run that was going to beat us, I'd trip her. Oh, I'd pick her up and brush her off and say, 'Sorry, Mom,' but nobody beats me.
Leo Durocher, Brooklyn Dodgers Manager