New Draft Rules Put Premium On Predictability
With the new collective bargaining agreement, this year's draft will put a renewed emphasis on scouts knowing a player's signability.
Scouting Is Only Part Of The Equation
The key to a strong scouting department is, not surprisingly, scouts. But there's much more to drafting a player than a scout simply liking what he sees on the field.
Top 10 Future Scouting Directors
No Baseball America feature is complete without a Top 10 Prospects list, so while gathering information about the job of scouting director, we also asked people where the next generation of scouting directors might come from. This ranking is not a formal poll, but does reflect the opinions of the more than 25 current scouting directors and other front-office executives.