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Smith provides Padres International scope

Luis Domoromo

San Diego Padres international scouting director Randy Smith provided us with updates on where they stand in the signing process, the progress of some of the DSL Padres – many signed over the last year – and an update on Euclides Viloria.

What can you tell us about the guy you were able to sign on July 2 this year, Yoan Alcantara? Randy Smith: Arm, speed and some power. He has a great body, runs well, throws well. He is a center fielder with tremendous bat speed. He is a little bit raw at the plate. He is an interesting guy. Are you close to signing anyone else? Randy Smith: We are still working on some guys. It is kind of a... Recommended Stories

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