4. Steve Chilcott, 1966, New York Mets - It was so long ago, but this pick would look a lot better had Reggie Jackson not gone second.
5. Shawn Abner, 1984, New York Mets - Fortunately for the Mets, they never needed him and traded him for Kevin McReynolds.
HE SAID WHAT?
“I hope this kid has a good head on his shoulders. That’s usually the difference between those who are able to accomplish something and the ones that throw it all out the window.” - Braves pitcher Tim Hudson on No. 1 draft pick Stephen Strasburg