Keith Law Releases Third Mock Draft

Keith Law released his third mock draft for ESPN Insider subscribers today. With the eighth pick he had the Pirates taking Deven Marrero, although he once again noted that they are exploring other options. He added that the industry consensus has them taking a college player.

The top seven picks had the usual suspects. Law actually included Lucas Giolito in this mock, having him go to Toronto with the 17th pick. Toronto has a lot of high dollar picks, which would make it easy for them to move money around to make it work for Giolito.

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Tim is the owner and editor in chief of Pirates Prospects. He started the site in January 2009, and turned it into his full time job during the 2011 season. Prior to starting Pirates Prospects, Tim worked with AccuScore.com, providing MLB, NHL, and NFL coverage to various national media outlets, including ESPN Insider, USA Today, Yahoo Sports, and the Wall Street Journal. He also writes the annual Prospect Guide, which is sold through the site. Tim lives in Bradenton, where he provides live coverage all year of Spring Training, mini camp, instructs, the Bradenton Marauders, and the GCL Pirates.

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