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Sunday, December 11, 2011

Breakdown of Luhnow's Seven Years' of Drafting

In the seven years new Astros' GM Jeff Luhnow was responsible for the Cardinals' draft(2005-2011), St. Louis made a total of 152 picks in the first 20 rounds of the draft. Here's a breakdown on the makeup of those 152 picks:

Pitchers-67
4-year college or JUCO-54
High School- 13

Position Players-85
4-year college or JUCO- 59
High School-26

For comparison's sake, here's a breakdown of the 143 players the Astros selected in the first 20 rounds of the draft over the same time period:

Pitchers-67
4-year college or JUCO-47
High School-20

Position Players-76
4-year college or JUCO-53
High School-23

NOTE: This data was compiled using draft information found on THE BASEBALL CUBE.

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