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Padres' Hitter of the Month for June

Nick Hundley

We've had some questions about what we mean when we write that someone is "the type of player that the Padres want to develop" as opposed to someone else.                    

This question is especially relevant in light that several players such as outfielder Jack Cust and first baseman/outfielder Jon Knott are having quality seasons with the bat in Portland, but seem to get little attention from us or really anyone else? Why? The Padres, as do all major league teams, first and foremost attempt to develop the best players they possibly can, but they also have an... Recommended Stories

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