Dejan shows he's aware of a pecking order in this passage!
That is unusual for an elite prospect. The other clear candidate for No. 1, Rice University third baseman Anthony Rendon, is being interviewed by publications nationwide, even basement-run blogs. And it might suggest that Cole has trouble handling pressure [emphasis added].
If a "basement-run blog" practices quality journalism, and some do, why would Rendon refuse to give it an interview?