Originally Posted by Benihana
Personally, I am not a fan of taking bullpen arms in the top half of the first round. Stroman supposedly has electric stuff, but if I'm going to draft a pitcher that early, I want him to have TOR potential, not a guy who is quite likely to end up in the pen.
This makes sense. I know he throws hard and has a good slider, perfect for a reliever. But if we were to go for the "sure thing", he might be someone to keep an eye on. The again, we are more likely to go with the sure thing at the starter spot, like Wacha or Heaney, rather than bullpen.