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Fuson on Portland Beavers prospects

Chad Huffman

The San Diego Padres used their Triple-A team as replenishing stock for the big league club, routinely taking away their best prospects. Does that mean the cupboard in Portland was left bare? Padres vice president of scouting and player development Grady Fuson answered those questions and more.

Chad Huffman had a huge August, a good May and a so-so other months. He has always been a hitter that was known for his plate discipline, so what was the big change that happened with him in August? Grady Fuson: I don't know if you can really put a finger on what happened, maybe it was about catching up to the league. Overall his end numbers, the 20 home runs, were about what we expected and... Recommended Stories

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