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DSL Padres Hitter of the Year

Jonathan Galvez

Summary: After winning just 18 games in 2007, the Dominican Summer League Padres were a year older and a year wiser. They remained the youngest team in the division by a wide margin but also added several talented hitting prospects signed via international free agency on July 2. Several prospects had solid debut seasons.

The Dominican Summer League Padres made significant strides from 2007, eclipsing their win total by 12 games from the previous season to end the year with a 30-42 mark. The DSL Padres improved on their average from 2007 by 25 points, one player had as many homers (9) as they hit during all of '07, they upped their on-base percentage from .327 to .341 and the team scored nearly 100 more runs for...

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