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CWS 2013: Players Who’ve Disproved Major League Value

Published by on June 17, 2013

Several top picks from the 2013 MLB draft are failing to close out their collegiate careers in style, as they aren't performing at a high level at the NCAA tournament.

Organizations send out their scouts to watch top prospects throughout the college baseball season, when teams are sometimes playing inferior competition. The problem is that teams make their draft choices before the college season is truly over.

While front offices are narrowing down their draft boards, college programs are competing for a spot in the College World Series. Teams select players who performed well during the regular season, but they have no idea how things will work out in the postseason.

Several players who were top picks in the draft are struggling to prove their worth in the postseason.

Major league clubs could be wondering if they overvalued certain players. Here’s a look at three college stars who fit that mold.


Colin Moran, 3B, UNC

Bleacher Report - College Baseball
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