Originally Posted by crazybob60
Can we name one that it actually did work out well for? Pujols is really the only one that comes to mind (albeit the 3 games he played at AAA)
Leake, Bob Horner, Pete Inglavia.
Probably a few others.
Although I am not sure if I am answering your question, as those guys all skipped minors.
If you want someone from A to pros, I can't think of any right now.
But I agree, it's a rare thing to have it work out well.. Wasn't arguing that it was a good idea.
Thank you Walt and Bob for going for it in 2012 AND 2013!
Nov. 13, 2007: One of the greatest days in Reds history: John Allen gets the boot!