Originally posted on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 6/7/13
  With the 25th pick in the 2013 MLB Draft, the San Francisco Giants selected Christian Arroyo, SS from Hernando High School in Brooksville, Florida. This was a curious pick by the Giants according to most of the MLB Draft experts.  Baseball American had Arroyo as their 102nd rated player.  ESPN’s own, Keith Law, had Arroyo rated as his 99th player in his top 100 draft prospects list.  It was also a surprising pick because rumors were that while the Giants really wanted to draft a bat to add to their system, the thought was there wasn’t going to be one worthy enough to be drafted at the 25th pick, so they most likely were going to have to settling for another arm (LHP Matt Krook, a High School prep-arm from San Francisco who went to the Miami Marlins with the 35th pick overall in the Competitive Balance Round A, was also linked to the Giants). The draft experts are not alone in their curiosity.  Giants fans have to wonder what the organization has in-stored for Arroyo, if they do p...
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