Originally Posted by DumpJerry
The first pick overall in that draft, Tim Beckham, has yet to see The Show.
Of the six guys picked ahead of Gordon that year who have been in The Show (everyone except Tim Beckham), Gordon has the second highest WAR after Posey.
It's a distant second, of course.
I get that, but a few wins means nothing in comparison to a better opportunity to draft a potential future building block for the future.