As I went to bed last night, I had a couple of tentative ideas on how I would spend my Saturday morning. First on the list was running a couple of much-needed errands. This morning, I sat up in bed and glanced out the window. Approximately one foot of snow engulfed my car, covering the wheels and threatening to reach the windows. Lacking a snow shovel and any real desire to go outside, I quickly dismissed that idea. Plan B was to write an article that had been bouncing around in my head for the better part of a week. It required a decent amount of research, so I shouldn't waste any time getting started. I glanced around my bedroom. Power was out. I laid back down and considered just going back to sleep.

After a while, I picked up my copy of Baseball America's 2010 Prospect Handbook, which...

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