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Padres MLN: Spring Training Winners

Putting the finishing touches on our Spring Training coverage for the upcoming 2008 minor league season, we dissect some of the San Diego Padres prospects that stood out and seem to be on track to have solid seasons in the upcoming year.

The clear winner on the hitting side was outfielder/first baseman Angel Mercado. The Bethune-Cookman alumnus has a chance to be a special hitter. He was held back by injuries last year and could have a monster season in the middle of Fort Wayne's lineup. He has hit everywhere he has gone and has power; he flashed it all spring. Keep an eye on this cat. On the mound, Will Inman was...

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