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Fuson, Gayton talk about the 2006 MLB Draft

"Start with eliminating your risk as much as possible and the upside will take care of itself," Grady Fuson, the Padres' vice president of scouting and player development, said in regard to the MLB Draft. "Sandy (Alderson) told me a long time ago, in this business sometimes it's not about reaching for the stars."

"You start getting big-league baseball players and you'll be surprised how many baseball players become better than you ever thought they would. "I'm the first one to say, if I thought (Barry) Zito was going to win a Cy Young an hour and a half after I signed him, I'm nuts." On players they targeted: Grady Fuson: We targeted some things - not only players - but some things we wanted to address... Recommended Stories

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