Major League Baseball teams are built on having a great farm system. We have seen what happens when you try to build a team through free agency. The draft is imperative to the success of a franchise, and some teams need to hit big this year. That is not to say that there are teams who can just punt their pick, but we all know that some farm systems are in need of a lot of talent right now.
Many MLB franchises successfully employ the annual amateur draft to restock their farm systems for a brighter future. Some teams, however, have not quite fared as well. Not everyone can get as lucky as the Washington Nationals, who ... Read Post
No team should ever go into the MLB draft without at least trying to find a future star or two who can make a difference at the Big League level. If you're not in the scouting business to find the Next Big Thing (or a Next Big Thing... Read Post