Found June 11, 2012 on The Giants Cove:
The San Francisco Giants are not just leading Major League Baseball in errors on the field in 2012. The team's scattered attempt to fix their deteriorating and prospect-light minor league system in last week's First Year Player Draft will likely put the organization even deeper in the hole. Currently the Giants' minor league organizational standing is considered mediocre-- rated 25th of 30 MLB teams by Baseball Prospectus and 26th by Minor League Ball. And there is little doubt that, after the dust settles on the 2012 draft, San Francisco's prospects' rating will drop even lower.        First, several broad perspectives on the Giants' approach to the draft (see all 40 drafted players at the SF Giants official site):> the Giants selected 21 pitchers (53% of the total draft) and 7 infielders (18%);> chose only one position player (outfielder Mac Williamson) in the first eight rounds of the draft;> picked up one third baseman (Round #20 - Delfino Mitche...
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