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Prospect #2 - RHP Chris Withrow

There seems to be a dark cloud hanging over the Dodgers' draft picks. Some flared brightly and then faded; Bobby Valentine, Greg Miller, Jason Repko, Darren Dreifort, Steve Howe. Some drafted by the Dodgers hit their peak with other clubs: John Franco, Rick Sutcliffe, Paul Konerko, Pedro Martinez and a number of them just never reached the expected heights.

Some feared that Chris Withrow and Ethan Martin would make one of the above lists. However, they both bounced back in 2009 and will hopefully enjoy a strong Major League In 2009, Withrow, the Dodgers First selection in the 2007 draft, finally got to pitch a complete season. At Inland Empire he was 6-6, 4.69, working in 19 games, 16 of them starts, and allowed only 80 hits in 86.1 innings...

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