By Michael Salfino
The Rockies made Ian Stewart the 10th overall pick of the 2003 draft. They believed in the power shown by the kid fresh out of high school.
Updated 6:00 p.m.
This isnt a megadeal. But its exactly the kind of incremental, sensible move Theo Epstein seemed to signal when he took over this rebuilding franchise.
This Theo Epstein compensation issue has gone on forever.
Not as long as the NBA lockout, of course, but it almost feels that way.