In recent weeks with the talk of Collective Bargaining Agreement negotiations heating up, there has been talk of whether or not an international draft could happen.
Wilbur Miller and I have differing opinions on the viability of an international draft. Here's my thoughts on how to lay out the draft:
The draft would be held on July 2nd, which is the same date that Latin Americans can sign as 16 year olds currently. This date would be the date for a separate stand-alone draft from the current North American draft held in early June.
It would consist of 50 rounds and be open to all players from countries not eligible for the North American Draft -- all Latin American countries, European players, Asian players, and Australian players.
Only players whose ages have been verified pr...
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