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Padres Prospect Report: Peter Stonard

Scouting Padres prospect Peter Stonard

Peter Stonard was picked up in the fourth round of the 2003 Draft by the San Diego Padres. He was rated higher before facing trouble at Alabama and San Diego State. The Friars were able to do their homework on Stonard and picking him up in the fourth round could turn out to be a bargain if he develops as projected.

The Padres did extensive research into choosing Peter Stonard in the draft. They were able to speak with Padre Legend and coach of the Aztecs Tony Gwynn to get a better read on the troubled youngster. Stonard was twice dismissed from a university after failing a drug test at San Diego State and a year earlier leaving the University of Alabama under similar circumstances. "We like him as a... Recommended Stories

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