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The Story Behind the 'Graph: Dee Brown

It seems like I may have more first round draft picks in my autographed baseball card collection than anyone else. The thing about first round picks is most don’t become superstars. 87 more words


Josh Tomlin: The Little Cowboy

Taking over Grandma’s backyard and dominating neighborhood home run derby as a kid, Indians pitcher Josh Tomlin is evidently comfortable swinging a bat.

Tomlin’s father, Jerry, signed him up for T-ball when he was four years old and spent hours sitting with him in front of the television, always watching baseball. 642 more words

New Arrival: Drew Stubbs

Drew Stubbs was drafted in the First Round (8th overall) of the 2006 draft by the Reds.

Going into the draft I was really rooting for the guy.   250 more words

Chasing The Dream: The Marcus Hatley Story and Interview

Marcus Hatley: Quick Stats

Team: Chicago Cubs Twitter: @MHatley99

Height: 6′ 5″, Weight: 220 lb. Born: March 26, 1988 in Honolulu, Hawaii, US (Age 23) 2,277 more words

Chasing The Dream

Salt in the Wound: Blue Jays' Brandon Morrow Loses No Hitter, But Raises Doubts About Mariners' Front Office Decision Making.

This time last season Seattle fans were wearing “In Jack We Trust” t-shirts, petitioning the organization to construct a statue of new GM Jack Zduriencik in front of Safeco Field and writing in his name for governor of Washington. 381 more words


FutureSox looks at the 2005-2008 drafts

Baseball America graded every team’s last 4 drafts. FutureSox normalized the grades to the money a team spent in those drafts: 44 more words

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Baseball America grades the Sox drafts

Good thing Kenny dismissed Shafer after the 2007 draft. Here are Baseball America’s grades:

Team 		2008 	2007 	2006 	2005 	GPA

White Sox 	A 	C 	D 	C+ 	2.38

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