Originally Posted by Scrap Irony
Not really. There are C prospects in Sickels' rankings that end up quite serviceable. Especially lower level guys.
Those are the lottery tickets. It's great when a C prospect pans out, and it does happen on occasion, but the vast majority of them never amount to a hill of beans. Everyone remembers the handful of lottery tickets that pan out and forgets the bushel baskets full of lottery tickets that wash out.