Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine
Nice pickup. I like seeing the Reds sign former top prospects are who are still young (Nix, Bankston). You never know when one might figure things out.
You can add Brandon Phillips to that list too.
Dumpster diving is a proud tradition for this franchise -- at least now they're diving for high-upside guys with the potential for good years in front of them as opposed to constantly running through reclamation projects whose best years are usually far behind them.