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Padres Prospect Interview: Chris Wilkes

Chris Wilkes

Everyone thought San Diego Padres prospect Chris Wilkes would end up playing football. They were wrong, and Wilkes proved how good he could be with a sensational debut season.

You had an excellent season. What really stood out is how many ground ball outs you were able to collect. Chris Wilkes: I am not really a strikeout pitcher. They do come sometimes but usually what I am able to get is ground balls. The two-seam runs in on righties or changeup away to lefties – those are the two pitches that worked well. One thing that Grady Fuson had said is you really bought... Recommended Stories

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