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Scouting Padres Prospect John Madden

John Madden

Mr. Automatic. NFL placekickers and MLB closers are generally the people who get tabbed as such. Bring either in and the job will get done, hence the moniker. San Diego Padres prospect John Madden has affectionately earned the name for his work this season.

Vital Statistics; Name: John Madden Position: RHP DOB: December 2, 1982 Height: 6-foot-4 Weight: 225 Bats: Right Throws: Right The official title, however, didn't come until he was tabbed with the "Mr. Automatic Award" at the Padres' fall Instructional League but it was a trait he displayed throughout the year. An eighth-round pick out of Auburn in the 2005 MLB Draft, Madden began his career... Recommended Stories

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