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07-30-2013, 11:35 AM
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Originally Posted by LegionOfDoom91 View Post
Trout was still at least a first round pick though. So it's not like it was a shot in the dark pick.

Stanton was a second rounder (but there was some sign-ability issues with him leading up to the draft, he had PAC-12 offers in both baseball & football).
There's also the whole will he go to college thing with all high schoolers, which often sees players drop come draft day.

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