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With Trzesniak gone, a door opens for another

Getting the attention of the team that has your rights has always been the goal for a prospect. If you aren't turning heads, you simply aren't doing your job. These prospects on the Padres' farm showcased their talents last year and impressed along the way.

With Nick Trzesniak on the road to Texas, Luke Carlin gets a jumpstart to his career. In fact, his career was already on the rise; he is the best defensive catcher in the system. A backup catcher through most of his career, Carlin played second fiddle to Trzesniak and George Kottaras this past season. But the impressions he made when he got in the game have been enough to make the loss of... Recommended Stories

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