Texas Rangers: At Witt's end
The Rangers had the third pick in the 1985 draft. Bobby Witt was the prized pitcher everybody wanted. Former Tampa Bay general manager Chuck LaMar once said, "The best fastball I ever saw was Bobby Witt's at Oklahoma." The Major League Baseball Scouting Bureau graded Witt's arm as a perfect 80. He was the guy to take -- who cares if Barry Larkin and Barry Bonds were still on the board.
Witt did have a terrific arm. But he was never able to tame his fastball, leading the ...
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