The Fort Wayne TinCaps were gracious enough to share video interviews of Simon Castro - ranked as MadFriars.com's number one prospect heading into 2010 - and pitching coach Tom Bradley.
Castro was dominant in 2009 and will be challenged in Double-A this season. Castro threw a seven-inning no-hitter on August 18, 2009 versus Dayton – the first in Fort Wayne franchise history.
Simon Castro Video Interview
He went 10-6 with a 3.33 ERA across 28 games, including 27 starts with the TinCaps and was instrumental in the playoffs, helping to lead the team to the Midwest League crown.
Bradley was the orchestrator of a pitching squad that posted a cumulative 3.46 ERA that included 18 shutouts - the top mark in the circuit. Bradley will coach the Eugene Emeralds in 2010.
Tom Bradley Video Interview