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savafan
02-21-2011, 06:22 PM
http://www.royalsreview.com/2011/2/14/1992424/success-and-failure-rates-of-top-mlb-prospects#storyjump

Interesting study as to the value of prospects.

redsmetz
02-21-2011, 06:45 PM
I expected that the failure rate would be high; it's the story of baseball. It's just incredibly hard to make it to the major leagues and to be reasonably successful there. And boy, the time period examined was just brutal to our beloved Reds - almost 85% of our prospects (32 total) were busts.

dougdirt
02-21-2011, 07:13 PM
http://www.redszone.com/forums/showthread.php?t=87706

savafan
02-21-2011, 07:15 PM
http://www.redszone.com/forums/showthread.php?t=87706

:bowrofl: I'm not worthy

dougdirt
02-21-2011, 07:25 PM
:bowrofl: I'm not worthy

Some of us minor league nerds do lots of reading lol :D