2011 MLB Draft: Who's Going Number One Overall?

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2011 MLB Draft: Who's Going Number One Overall?
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Stephen Strasburg

In 2009 and 2010, the Washington Nationals had the top picks in the MLB draft. In both years there was a clear cut number one overall pick, in Stephen Strasburg and Bryce Harper, respectively. In 2009, Strasburg was easily one of the most hyped draft picks ever. He signed for a record deal of $15.1 million, and everyone knew that he was going to be picked number one. In 2010, Harper was signed to a 5 year, $9.9 million contract. Before the draft even happened, the Nationals announced they were taking Harper. Unlike 2009 and 2010, the 2011 draft does not have a definite number one draft pick. The 2011 draft is also considered one of the most talented draft pools ever, where the top picks could conceivably go number one in any other draft.

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