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2009 A's In Review: The Draft, Rounds 1-15

Green got off to a good start with Stockton.

As part of our continuing review of the 2009 season for the Oakland A's organization, we take a look at this year's draft. In Part One, we review the A's picks in rounds one through 15.

Round 1: Grant Green - Green was considered a bit of a value pick for the A's at slot #13 in the first round. At the start of the collegiate season, there were some projected draft boards that had Green listed in the top-five. After the draft, A's Director of Scouting Eric Kubota compared Green to Milwaukee Brewers' Hall of Famer Robin Yount. The USC shortstop and Scott Boras client was expected... Recommended Stories

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