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Padres Prospect Interview: Chase Headley

San Antonio, TX-- There isn't much more to write about Missions' third baseman Chase Headley, 23, that hasn't already been written. Headley was the Texas League Player of the Year, leading the league in batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage at .330/.437/.580.

He had a good year. Headley had 63 extra base hits, 20 of which were home runs. He hit more home runs this year in San Antonio than he did previously in Eugene, Fort Wayne and Lake Elsinore combined. In mid-June he was briefly called up to the Padres and although he didn't set the world on fire with a .176 batting average, he didn't look lost either. The Padres thought he played better than...

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