by Pat Cloghessy

We speak about amassing value at the draft table, a self-explanatory concept. At times during the draft, it may also be possible to compound this proposition with value-added. Batters eligible at multiple positions extend roster flexibility. A first round selection of Trea Turner [2B/SS] also creates draft elasticity. This creates both short-term (during draft) and long-term (in season) utility. 

Turner and Tatis, Jr. both present this opportunity right up top. As Top 5 picks, they are unicorns in this sense. Other occasions to exploit this value-add throughout the draft . . .

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