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McAnulty continues to defy expectations

McAnulty continues to defy expectations

Bad body. Doesn't run well. Can't hit with power. Twelfth round draft pick. Can't play defense. A sampling of some of the things that have been said and written about Paul McAnulty, the Padres top left-handed hitting prospect.

All of this is fine with Paul McAnulty. Keep telling him what he can't do, and he will keep finding ways to beat you. "I love being the underdog, its been that way my whole life. It really motivates me. I've never been given anything in this game. Every opportunity I've ever had has been on what I earned on the field." McAnulty, as opposed to other players within the Padres' system, has...

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