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Padres Draft Interview: Sawyer Carroll

Sawyer Carroll

Sawyer Carroll made the smartest decision of his life when he returned to school for his senior season. Controlling the strike zone prior to the season, he added power to his game – hitting 16 more homers than he had the previous campaign. That earned him a selection by the Padres in round three.

What was the overall feeling after being selected by the San Diego Padres? Sawyer Carroll: I feel pretty good. I was obviously excited. I am glad to know where I was going to go and am eager to get started. Last year you got drafted in the middle rounds of the draft and decided to come back for your senior year, which can be a risky proposition. What made you come back? Sawyer Carroll: I... Recommended Stories

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