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2004 MLB Draft Interview: Jered Weaver Part II

Jered Weaver

Jered Weaver has torn through the opposition this season playing for Long Beach State. Had they been able to throw the right-hander out there everyday, they would be shoe-ins for a National Title. They aren't that lucky, but as long as Weaver is playing, he won't have to worry about whether the San Diego Padres select him first in the 2004 MLB Amateur Draft, no longer a certainty.

Currently, Jered Weaver is just a college kid with a great arm. He has been the poster boy for a brilliant season and is the face of Long Beach State Athletics and earned at least one National Player of the Year honor for his impressive '04 season. His stats have been off the charts, but it isn't about the recognition that has earned him Louisville Slugger Player of the Week honors six times... Recommended Stories

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