Quote Originally Posted by kpresidente View Post
I think this system probably overvalues depth a little. It doesn't help you to have 30 decent prospects since you only have a 25-man roster. It's better to have fewer prospects that rank higly than lots of prospects who rank average.
But it's not like all 30 will turn out to be major leaguers. Having a lot of depth in part recognizes the unpredictability of prospects.