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MadFriars' Interview: Cory Spangenberg

Spangenberg's legs are a key part of his game

The book on Cory Spangenberg when the Padres took him with the tenth overall pick in the 2011 draft was that he had one of the more advanced bats in his class.

After signing quickly, he got off to a torrid start in Eugene and was promoted to Fort Wayne. His production tailed off across 209 Midwest League plate appearances, but overall his professional debut was a success. With high expectations on him headed into 2012, Spangenberg was never able to get untracked in the Cal League. The left-handed hitter was striking out in 20 percent of his plate... Recommended Stories

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