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Padres Prospect Interview: Justin Baum

Justin Baum

He used to be a power hitter but things changed his final year in college. While the strength was still in his game, Justin Baum reworked his approach at the plate to become a better overall player. It resulted in being picked by the Padres in the seventh-round.

Tell me a little bit about yourself and what your game is about. Justin Baum: I am a corner infielder, third baseman, and I have hit for power in the past. This year I took a little different approach at the plate – trying to be more consistent and be a better all-around hitter. I am originally from La Mesa and went to the University of Pacific out of high school. It is cool to be taken by... Recommended Stories

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