2010 MLB Draft, Day One, Pick 5: Drew Pomeranz (LHP, Indians)

With the fifth pick, the Indians have selected:

Drew Pomeranz, LHP, Mississippi

Pomeranz's stock has risen lately, and he has a promising skillset, with a solid low-90s fastball and a sharp biting curve. There's not a lot said about a third pitch, as Pomeranz hasn't really needed a changeup in college, but the curve is a pitch that plays well to lefties and righties alike, reducing concerns about a wide future platoon split. A better changeup would still be a good development, though, and Pomeranz may never be known for his pinpoint command.

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