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MLB's version of Mr. Irrelevant

Originally Published: May 20, 2010
By Brian Moynahan | Special to Page 2

Before he became a staff accountant with a small firm in Virginia, John Scaglione played a little baseball. Coming out of Palm Beach Gardens High School in 2003, he was good enough to be drafted by the Atlanta Braves with the 1,480th and final selection in the first-year player draft. A middle infielder, he was taken as a draft-and-follow; because he was attending junior college, the Braves owned his rights until one week before the next year's draft. When the time came for a decision on Scaglione ...

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