Originally posted on Brewers Bar  |  Last updated 6/3/12
On Monday, the 2012 MLB Draft will take place, with the Brewers selecting twice in the first round for the second year in a row. What will happen in the days and weeks to come is a question for people smarter and better connected than me, but it seems like a good time to look back at the 2011 draft, especially considering that two of last year’s most important draftees both pitched last night. 12th overall pick Taylor Jungmann, a right-hander, allowed three runs in 6 2/3 innings for high-A Brevard County. 491st overall pick Carlos Rodon, also a righty, posted the same line for the NC State Wolfpack in the College World Series. The devil is in the details. Since making his pro debut, Jungmann has neither flopped nor dominated, with his stuff apparently neither taking a big turn for the worse or for the better. (The same can be said about fellow first-rounder Jed Bradley.) However, Rodon, a 16th round pick who passed on the Brewers’ above-slot bonus in favor of a scholarship to NC St...
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