My bad, I mistyped.. he was already drafted, I was thinking of someone else.
Here is who has been taken already:
01.) J. Bruce, W. Davis, C. Carrasco 02.) C. Kershaw, M. Antonelli, 03.) C. Rasmus, B. Mills 04.) J. McGee, S. Elbert, 05.) J. Snider, J. Vitters, 06.) R. Brignac, C. Gonzalez, 07.) A. McCutchen, F. Martinez 08.) M. Laporta, L. Anderson 09.) J. Cueto, A. Villalona, 10.) W. Inman, J. Tabata, 11.) C. Marrero, J. Schafer 12.) G. Gonzalez, C. Triunfel
beowulf wrote:Decided to go with Engel Beltre - OF (TEXAS)
I guess you decided to go for power.
Jon Sickels wrote:... But I do NOT understand all the love for Beltre. He's got tools out the wazoo, sure, but he also could barely clear .200 in the Gulf Coast League, and has major problems making contact. He has 75 strikeouts in 65 career games. He's a prospect, sure, but he is a LONG way away, and in my system that makes him a C+ type until the numbers start living up to the hype.
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Yes the kid has the tools and yes, he does have a long way to go to improve his game but the fact remain that right now he is a kid. My kid, at the moment. I think my team is solid enough to take a wait and see approach on him.
In case anybody wanted to see how the 3-Round Prospect Draft went minus 1 pick to go...
Minor League Prospect Draft Order (Nov. 21, 2007) 01.) Loveable Losers - J. Bruce, W. Davis, C. Carrasco 02.) Cruel Intentions - C. Kershaw, M. Antonelli, E. Beltre 03.) Tenth Man Out - C. Rasmus, B. Mills, D. Guerra 04.) Beer Brat Brigade - J. McGee, S. Elbert, C. Rohrbough 05.) Chevy Chase Coopers - T. Snider, J. Vitters, A. Jackson 06.) Jackie Treehorn - R. Brignac, C. Gonzalez, N. Adenhart 07.) Wildcard Bluejays - A. McCutchen, F. Martinez, J. Masterson 08.) rank rascals - M. Laporta, L. Anderson, D. Jennings 09.) Boston's Best - J. Cueto, A. Villalona, B. Rowell 10.) Slimedog - W. Inman, J. Tabata, M. Bowden 11.) Mexico City Aztecs - C. Marrero, J. Schafer, M. Dominguez 12.) Stealing Home Plate - G. Gonzalez, C. Triunfel, A. Miller
(Note: Prospects can not be in the Yahoo Database and must be in A - AAA ball)
Who had the best draft???
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