In the first installment of the future redbirds draft report we took a look at some of the top college hitters available for this year’s draft. Of that group, Justin Smoak is off to a blazing start having already cranked a pair of homers in his first four games. Unfortunately the draft’s top prospect hasn’t been as fortunate. Baseball America is reporting Pedro Alvarez has a broken bone in his hand and is out for at least 6 weeks.
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Georgia shortstop Gordon Beckham had a huge weekend. Here is a quick look at how some of the other top draft prospects faired. Read the rest of this entry »