Nationals introduce top 3 draft picks

Updated: August 23, 2011, 9:16 PM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- The Washington Nationals' top 2011 draft pick is nearly anonymous compared with the team's high-profile signings the past two years.

Third baseman Anthony Rendon, the sixth overall pick, was hampered by a shoulder injury this season at Rice. Even though he says he's now 100 percent, he doesn't expect to get the attention or the pressure heaped on Stephen Strasburg, the No. 1 overall pick in 2009, or Bryce Harper, the No. 1 selection last year.

"I think I'm different ...

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