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I'd have a hard time believing that the level of play at any ACC school is near the Carolina League. No doubt the very best players like Weiters or Teixeira are good enough to thrive at a level that high. But just looking over the guys drafted out of GT the past few years, and it's all guys who started out no higher than low-A. And these guys didn't exactly dominate in the way you'd expect if they were playing one or two levels below where they should be.

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There is no way the current GaTech roster could "play well" in the Carolina league over the course of a season. They would not have appropriate depth either offensively (moving to a wood bat) or (especially) pitching-wise - going five starters deep.

I agree 100%. Just look at Frederick's rotation and any of those 5 would easily be No. 1's or 2's in any top Division 1 league(ACC, Pac-10, etc)

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