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Mid-season Mobile update with Padres' Tye Waller

Josh Barfield

San Diego Padres' Director of Player Development, Tye Waller, joined up with John Conniff to get a mid-season update on the prospects within the system. Waller touched on how Mobile is one of the toughest places to hit and spoke regarding players such as Greg Sain, Josh Barfield, Ben Johnson, Todd Donovan, Brad Baker and more!

Mobile Every year so many guys go up to Mobile from Lake Elsinore with great offensive stats and really struggle, why? Is the pitching that much better in the Southern League? Tye Waller: I think the best players are in AA, tool wise. The weather is tough, ballparks much more difficult than in the Cal League, where a lot of the numbers can be exaggerated. When a player goes from the...

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