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Padres Prospect Interview: Jaff Decker

Jaff Decker

San Diego Padres prospect Jaff Decker had another MVP type season in 2009. Playing in the tough Midwest League, the outfielder fell one point shy of hitting .300, led the circuit in on-base percentage while smacking 16 homers. His team also earned a piece of history. Still, Decker says he has things to work on.

Winning the Midwest League championship. What was it like for you as a team and as an individual? Jaff Decker: It was one of the best situations I have had throughout baseball. I have won championships and a Gold Medal. That team we had in Fort Wayne was one of a kind. It was a feeling I will never forget. The players I was with – it does not matter if we stay together or not, it is one thing I... Recommended Stories