patrick bailey


In the NBA, NFL, and, perhaps, NHL – I’m not sure yet I’m still learning – a team with a certain positional need throughout their organization would suggest that position should undoubtedly be targeted in the upcoming draft. As is often the case, things are a bit different in MLB. The time between being drafted and reaching the highest levels – the success/failure rate of top prospects, even the possibility that a player might completely change position before ever impacting the big league club – all amount to a need to adopt a different approach. Still, the Colorado Rockies arguably have a need at catcher both in the Bigs and throughout their farm system. Tony Wolters is the incumbent starter…