Analysis: Workman and Allie picked

Updated: June 8, 2010, 3:06 PM ET
By Jason A. Churchill

The Boston Red Sox have selected right-handed pitcher Brandon Workman with their first pick on Day 2 of the draft. Given what the franchise did in Round 1 -- drafting right-hander Anthony Ranaudo and outfielder Bryce Brentz, among others -- the Red Sox have gotten absurd value so far, and they should get quick returns since all these early picks are college talent.