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Lezcano on Lake Elsinore Storm prospects

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One win shy of a championship does not diminish the talent that came through the San Diego Padres High-A Lake Elsinore Storm affiliate. Chad Huffman's clutch hits, Sean Kazmar's defense, Seth Johnston's consistency, Mike Baxter's second half, Joe Lobaton's game-calling, Manny Ayala's dominance, Matt Buschmann's resurgence, Steve Garrison's solid work, and the bullpen...

Chad Huffman had a great year for you before eventually being promoted. What did you see out of Huffman that made him so successful? Carlos Lezcano: This guy used to be a second baseman and went to the outfield and did a good job. He was improving on jumps and routes and his throwing got better. Throwing a baseball on a swivel is not the same thing and he was getting better and better... Recommended Stories

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