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Padres sign three draft-and-follows

Aaron Breit dominated for Garden City CC

A week before the 2006 draft, the Padres bolstered the results from their 2005 draft class, adding three pitchers as draft-and-follow players. The additions mean that the club landed 30 of their 50 picks, including 16 of their first 17 picks.

"Aaron Breit has a fastball that's up to 95," said Padres' scouting director Bill "Chief" Gayton. "The last time that Lane Decker, our area scout that actually signed both Breit and Miller, saw Breit, he sat at 92, 93." The Hays, Kan., native posted a 2.85 ERA in 75.2 innings of work for Garden City Community College this year, striking out 108 batters while allowing 64 hits and walking only 3...

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