As the final preparations are being made for the 2013 Major League Baseball draft, one of the most common terms that you will hear in mock drafts and predictions is "helium."
The word is used to describe players who are really generating a lot of buzz and are likely to be taken much higher than originally anticipated.
At this stage of the game, where teams have seen everything they possibly can from the players, there is going to be a lot of debate in draft rooms about who should be taken. It is because of helium—and the desire to not miss on the next big thing—that the draft is so unpredictable.
With the hours ticking away, here is our list of the players who have the most helium in this draft class leading into the first round on Thursday night.