Red Sox first-day draftee Anthony Ranaudo has yet to sign a contract with Boston, but with performances like he's putting up in the Cape League it shouldn't be long before the right-hander is making his way to the minors.
The draft is always a youth movement of sorts, as teams add young talent to their systems. But Buster Olney writes that some teams also clearly view the draft as a chance to make their big league roster better, and soon.
When the 2010 MLB draft is long gone, you'll look back at this article -- which evaluates tools at the prep and college level, i.e. "best prep infield defensive arm," -- and use it as one guide to who got good value all over the draft.