Originally Posted by Gallen5862
I would think the Reds would want to hold on to the pick. The big value of the pick is the slot amount. It adds to the Reds draft pool number. It could possably allow the Reds to go over slot somewhere in the draft.
Exactly. Asked Callis a similar question, and his response:
Jim Callis @jimcallisBA
High. #mlbdraft dollars are coveted. Q: Any idea what potential value of a lottery pick would be in trade proposals this year?