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DSL Padres manager on Latin prospects

The San Diego Padres have made tremendous headway in Latin America and Evaristo Lantigua knows them best as the DSL Padres manager. MadFriars.com discussed Jose De Paula, Simon Berroa, Junior Veras, Pedro Martinez, Serverino Perez, Juan Herrera, Wary Polanco, and Carlos Montero with the skipper – names that few people know but could be contributors down the road.

Jose De Paula is seen as a polished left-hander with a good fastball and curveball. What does he need to do to improve? Evaristo Lantigua: I think this guy just needs to improve his changeup and have better command of the changeup. He has great command of his fastball and good command of the breaking ball. He throws a slurve – it is between a curveball and slider. He has good command of both...

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