It's not surprising that the draft is looking different than many mock boards due to the lack of 2020 data to go off of due to the lack of games to evaluate.
Elias is clearly not afraid to go with a guy with one plus plus tool (power) which is a bit surprising for the #2 overall pick. His hit tool is probably plus as well, but the K-BB ratio prior to his short junior year makes him a bit of question mark when he has to face professional pitching on a nightly basis.
Elias and his guys h
Matt Joyce has been around forever. Played for 7 or 8 teams. .775 career OPS but over 800 career vs righties, has made a living as a platoon player in an era where there isn't much platooning. (87% of his career PAs have come vs RHP).