Shelby Miller’s $4 million-plus asking price doesn’t scare off the Cardinals. Amidst local criticism of their farm system for lacking impact arms, the Cardinals take the Texas prep fireballer, Miller.
That’s seven of the first 19 picks as high school pitchers. Bill James called them "turkeys" in his Historical Abstract—but there are a lot of turkeys in the first round this year.
I’ve got to think Rex Brothers makes all kinds of sense for the Jays, but so might Chad Jenkins. Which Atlantic Sun pitcher do they take? Or is Tim Wheeler, the outfielder out of Sacramento State, start coming into the mix?
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