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Padres Prospect Interview: Brian Hernandez

Brian Hernandez

The San Diego Padres drafted catcher Brian Hernandez in the 19th round out of Vanderbilt and after originally being tagged for Eugene, he began the year in Peoria for the AZL Padres. He talked about the ordeal, working with a young staff and fellow prospect Matt Buschmann, among many other topics.

Talk a little bit about the oppressive heat in Arizona. Brian Hernandez: You know what, I am from Florida and I thought it was hot there. It is a little bit grueling but it's not bad. How difficult was it to be in Eugene and the minicamp there only to find out you would be going to Peoria when the Padres' staff barely got a chance to see you? Brian Hernandez: It wasn't that difficult at all... Recommended Stories

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