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Sunday, June 03, 2001

Twins face risks in making top draft pick

Who will be this draft’s Chipper Jones? Who will be this draft’s Danny Goodwin? The Twins control the draft and reports indicate they will bypass this year’s consensus #1 pick Mark Prior. Why? Money of course. This article explains some of the pitfalls teams must consider before making a selection. One of those pitfalls is Scott Boras.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 03, 2001 at 02:28 PM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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