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MLB Draft 2012 Prospects: Comparing Each 1st-Round Pick to a Current MLB Player
Courtesy of the SF Examiner

There is considerable excitement surrounding the top players likely to be selected in the 2012 Major League Baseball Entry Draft on June 4-6.

Just like any draft, the top of baseball's annual selection show promises to feature several players who can offer immediate boosts to the teams that pick them. Many, though, will take several years or longer to make it to The Show.

For those draft picks who aren't likely to make a difference right off the bat for their new clubs, fans will rightly ask the all-important question: Just how good is this guy really gonna be?

Of course, we don't know for sure. 

But in scouting many of these top prospects, Bleacher Report lead blogger Mike Rosenbaum has a pretty good guess as to who these players could project out to be, provided they reach their potential or ceiling. 

Take a look at these top picks and who our expert thinks they could turn into at the Major League level.

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