Ranking the 10 Worst MLB Draft Busts (or Decisions) of the Past 10 Years

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Ranking the 10 Worst MLB Draft Busts (or Decisions) of the Past 10 Years
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The draft is one of the best opportunities for MLB clubs to stockpile new talent. Of course, it's also the time of year when teams make certain selections that end up turning out to be epic mistakes.

With this year's edition slated to begin June 5, let's take a look back over the past 10 years to see which teams made the biggest blunders of all. 

The following rundown provides a ranking of the 10 worst draft busts or decisions of the last decade.

Here's the criteria for the infamous list: First, the draft position of a particular player was taken into consideration. Then the amount of production that the player did or did not provide in the major leagues was factored in. Finally, the number of eventual All-Stars, Cy Young Award winners and MVPs that the given team could have opted for instead was also part of the equation. 

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