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Padres Prospect Interview: Luis Durango

Luis Durango

For the first time in 11 years, a Eugene Emeralds player won the batting title. Luis Durango shattered the team record for hits, pounding out 110 and fell three shy of the Northwest League record. The Padres can't help but take notice – a prospect that has won three straight batting titles.

Fan favorite in Eugene, Luis Durango. Luis Durango: I felt good this year. I am very thankful to God for giving me the opportunity to play baseball. I felt comfortable because we had a lot of fans and I wanted to play hard and work hard everyday to get better. How nice was it to be out of Arizona? Luis Durango: It was very much different. It was nice to be out here since Arizona was so hot... Recommended Stories

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