I love Tommy Hanson, donÆt get me wrong, but if he comes off the board before round six, you can have him.á IÆll get my ace elsewhere and IÆll get my version of Tommy Hanson light at the end of the draft.á His name is Mat Latos and he brings his 6Æ6ö frame, 95-plus mph heat and nasty curve/slider to one of the best pitchers parks in baseball.á Mat Latos started the 2009 season at high-A, but after a dominant 25.1 innings that included 27 strikeouts to only three walks, he was promptly promoted to AA.á The domination didnÆt exactly stop there.á
In 47 innings Latos struck out 46 while walking only nine.á In a combined 72.1 innings Latos posted a 6.08 K/BB rate.á He would make his Major League debut on July 19, striking out six while walking one in four innings of work. ...
Read Full Article at Bleacher Report - MLB
Article written by Charlie Saponara