Who should the A's protect from the 2019 Rule 5 draft?

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Who should the A's protect from the 2019 Rule 5 draft?
Who should the A's protect from the 2019 Rule 5 draft?

The 2019 Rule 5 draft isn't until Dec. 12, but the protection deadline is tomorrow at 5 p.m. PT. This means that teams have a little over 24 hours to add eligible players to the 40-man roster in order to protect them from the draft. In a nutshell, the Rule 5 draft helps prospects make it to the big leagues. Once a player reaches either four or five seasons of minor league service (depending on their age when signed) they must be added to the 40-man roster or else they will become eligible for the draft. At that point, any other team can select the player. However, they must either remain on their new team's MLB roster for the entire season or be offered back to the original organization. For

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