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Cluck on Padres pitching prospects

Cory Luebke

Bob Cluck was a minor league pitching consultant with the San Diego Padres before retiring at the end of the year. His advice was touted as instrumental by the coaching staff in the development of many of the young prospects in the system. caught up with Cluck to discuss many pitching prospects.

Talk about the progression of Simon Castro – a guy that dominated the Midwest League this year. Bob Cluck: Well you know what we got when they signed him was a kid with a good arm, who spoke no English and had awful mechanics. And here we are three years later, between Mike Couchee and Bronswell Patrick, those guys have transformed this guy into a pitcher. He's got command of a good, above... Recommended Stories

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