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Madfriars Interview Blake Tekotte

Madfriars Interview Blake Tekotte

PEORIA, AZ: Blake Tekotte was a third round pick by the Padres in 2008. After being named a Cal League All-Star in 2010, he finished the year with a .276/.367/.478 line with 18 home runs and 28 stolen bases.

In 2011 he again improved his performance against better competition that resulted in his first call-up to the major leagues and he began to appear on the radar to Padres' fans that only casually follow the minor leagues. Tekotte finished the year in San Antonio hitting .285/.393/.498 with thirty-six stolen bases in forty-eight attempts. He is considered a plus defensive centerfielder with an... Recommended Stories

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