Also, according to the research done on www.baseball-reference.com, the D-backs' Draft picks that have reached the Major Leagues have accrued an aggregate WAR (wins above replacement) of 120.1.
That is the fifth-highest total in the Majors behind the Red Sox (142.7), Braves (133.3), Angels (124.4) and Yankees (120.5).
Steve Gilbert is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Inside the D-backs, and follow him on Twitter @SteveGilbertMLB. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.