Originally Posted by lollipopcurve
I understand the sentiment, but this kind of critique really has to begin and end with the draft budget. Cherrypicking individual selections without knowing how much the team plans to spend, or where in the draft it will spend, is jumping the gun, IMO.
Also, it may be that the team didn't see guys available in the third and fourth round with high upsides, who the scouts liked, and were signable for reasonable amounts.
So rather than waste the third/fourth picks they go with (possibly) lower ceiling guys but potential major leaguers who were signable.