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MadFriars' Interview: Cedric Hunter

MadFriars' Interview:  Cedric Hunter

TUCSON: OF Cedric Hunter, 23, was taken in the third round of the 2006 draft by the San Diego Padres out of out Martin Luther King High School in Lithonia, Georgia. In his first year of pro ball he had a huge year in the AZL hitting .371/.467/.484 rocketing to the top of many prospects lists.

In 2007 he played well in Low-A Fort Wayne at 19 before having another big season in with Lake Elsinore in 2008 hitting .318/.362/.442. Hunter struggled at the next stop, AA San Antonio, for the first time in his career, ending up with a .294 on-base-percentage. Simply put, he just swung at too many bad pitches resulting in a lot of soft contact and easy ground outs to second base. Last year... Recommended Stories

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