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Padres Prospect Interview: Casey Baker

Casey Baker interview

Casey Baker was promoted from the Fort Wayne Wizards to the Lake Elsinore Storm and made his debut on June 3. He started off on a tear, hitting .333 through much of June. His average has since dropped to a normal level but his attitude remains the same. He is confident after making some changes to his swing.

Casey Baker bounced around the lineup in Fort Wayne and found most of his struggles came when he was batting leadoff. He managed just 15 hits in 84 at bats, a .179 average, from the leadoff spot. When he hit elsewhere it was above .500. With Lake Elsinore he is hitting over .300 from the leadoff spot and his bane has been the number nine hole where he is hitting .221. But all of his stats... Recommended Stories

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