Re: Reds won't draft for big-league needs --MLB.com Mark Sheldon 5/30/07
Originally Posted by Doc. Scott
No one should ever draft "for big-league need" except in rare cases where a player might reach the big leagues within one year or something.
You take the best player available 99% of the time. That's what trading is for. The higher your overall talent level, the easier it will be to get what you need later.
True. But we need to get some catchers SOMEWHERE.