Man what's with the nub droning here? Pros aren't born as pros, pros become pros. There are things pros are in tune with thing which are invisible to casuals. Starcraft is an exception the player skill is a lot more visible, other hidden elements are taken cared of by commentators.
A game balanced for progaming is an optimum game. It means that people will be playing for a long time. People who play the game the most get the most say, what a concept.