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From the AFL: Josh Barfield Interview

From the AFL: Josh Barfield Interview

<b>Phoenix-</b> Josh Barfield might be the top prospect in the San Diego Padres' system. He plays the same position as Mark Loretta, arguably the 2004 Padres' MVP. He is truly a five tool player. Yet it seems everybody keeps asking about his father.

"I sort of feel like I always have a target on my back because I'm the son of a former Major League Player," Barfield said at Phoenix Municipal Stadium shortly before his Peoria Javelinas took on the Phoenix Desert Dogs in an Arizona Fall League game Wednesday. It isn't unusual down here to find (at least) second generation ball players. The sons of Tommy Herr, Tony Pena, Joe Niekro, and Tony... Recommended Stories

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