The 2006 draft is shaping up with few standout players in the first round. Although the stars might…
2006 Draft Leans Towards College Talent
The majority of scouting directors had the same thing to say about this years draft class. The final verdict is not promising. Countless scouting directions knew the 2006 class was shaping up as a weak class once the 2005 draft ended, however, those scouting directions were hoping players would step up their game in 2006. "There are no dominant players that will go in the top five or ten picks," one National League Scouting Director said. "I can pick out seven names from the 2005 draft that I would select before any players from the 2006 class." "I'd definitely agree that this draft is of the weaker variety," Royals scouting director, Deric Ladnier told Scout.com. "It is below average compared to what we've had over the past couple years. Looking at last year's draft crop, the big difference is the position players. Last year...
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