Drafting upside prep arms makes sense

Updated: May 9, 2010, 11:51 AM ET
By Jason A. Churchill

We caught up with one player personnel executive of an American League club to get his thoughts on the different philosophies in the draft, and the long-time talent evaluator shared his opinions on draft budgets and this year's class of talent, too.

With the recent outings for the top college arms suggesting it's a down year in potential quick-to-the-bigs fix in the starting rotation, it's not a surprise that the veteran scout went the way of the prep player.