No. 14: Rangers select Matthew Purke
Updated: June 9, 2009, 7:24 PM ETBy Jason Churchill
Matthew Purke's player card can be found here. Jason Churchill: Does Cleveland pop Miller now? I like Purke, but with that price tag, I'm lost as to why Miller fell past him. Keith Law: Well, all three prep arms who were demanding Porcello deals are now off the board. Purke has a big left-handed arm and a long track record for scouts, although I worry about the low slot and issues with staying on top of the ball. Cleveland takes a pitcher here, and I'd bet college over prep, but I know they looked at the key high school arms this spring.
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