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Padres prospect stock: market crash

Jon Knott

One month down and some top prospects are spiraling down the prospect list. Sluggish starts are a trend these Padres prospects are trying to break and some of them are top twenty prospects in the system.

Jon Knott showed a propensity to hit for power and average last year with Portland and has come out of the gate at a crawl. Knott is hitting .217 with 22 strikeouts in 24 games. Eleven of his 18 hits have gone for extra bases. Knott has hit into a team leading three double plays. Ben Johnson had a torrid spring, following up on a season in Mobile and the Arizona Fall League that spoke of... Recommended Stories

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