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MadFriars' Interview: Nate Freiman

Freiman has 15 HRs in the Texas League

SAN ANTONIO -- Nate Freiman, 25, was taken in the eighth round of the 2009 draft by the San Diego Padres out of Duke University.

At Duke, where he was originally recruited as a pitcher, an arm injury curtailed his career on the mound but it ended out working out on the field where he left as the Blue Devils' all time leader in home runs. Despite a solid career at Duke and his immense size he was considered a so-so prospect because of his questionable bat speed to go along with a very big strike zone at 6'8". Throw in the... Recommended Stories

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