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Catching-deep draft could help Orioles address a weakness in organization
Because of the inherent riskiness of selecting high school and college kids often years away from playing on the big stage, baseball's annual amateur draft differs from the talent-selection process of other pro sports. In baseball, an organization's current need is rarely a focus. It's often about best player available — and, at times, the most willing to sign.
By Dan Connolly, The Baltimore Sun
June 3, 2013