Day 1 draft observations

Updated: June 7, 2013, 11:10 AM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

SECAUCUS, N.J. -- The Major League Baseball Draft might lack the cachet of Radio City Music Hall, months of breathless anticipation and the universal appeal that only Mel Kiper's hair can bring. But it HAS become more of an entertaining show every year.

The draft has been a live televised event since 2007 and a staple at MLB Network Studios in Secaucus beginning in 2009. For those who might have been more wrapped up in the Spurs and Heat than the Super Bowl of baseball scouting, ...

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