Irregularly Scheduled Rain Delay: Welcome to Draft Day
2017 Reds / Regularly Scheduled Rain Delay

Irregularly Scheduled Rain Delay: Welcome to Draft Day

I love the MLB Draft, which is a weird sentence to write because the MLB Draft is universally regarded as the most anti-climactic of all the professional sports drafts. It’s just reading names that will likely never amount to much of anything and putting them in the clutches of organization they will probably never play … Continue reading

Just how incredibly productive have Jay Bruce and the rest of his 2005 first-round draft-mates been?
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Just how incredibly productive have Jay Bruce and the rest of his 2005 first-round draft-mates been?

With Major League Baseball’s annual amateur draft approaching — and in turn, the 10th anniversary of the much-hyped first round of the 2005 draft that included Reds outfielder Jay Bruce — I thought it would be a fun exercise to go through the first round — I also included compensation picks — of each draft … Continue reading