I don't know if anybody wants to discuss the amateur draft taking place tomorrow and Wednesday, but here's an interesting article about scouting director Jack Zduriencik and reaping the benefits of some good drafts. Also, it covers the obvious:
A couple of things I've read have suggested that various team's budget issues could lead to Zimmerman falling to the Brewers. One very optimistic article (which I frustratingly can't find right now) suggested that maybe Alex Gordon would fall to fifth; that would be exciting. A Double-A-ready college 3B could make a big difference in Milwaukee in 2007. Something tells me that when the Brewers start contending in earnest, third base won't be manned by Branyan, Helms, or Cirillo.