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Tornicasa on Fort Wayne TinCaps prospects

Blake Tekotte

Fort Wayne, IN: Hitting coach Tom Tornicasa has helped lead the San Diego Padres Low-A affiliate to fantastic season. Seeing the promotion of three of his top sluggers, Sawyer Carroll, James Darnell, and Matt Clark, he has kept the offense rolling with Drew Cumberland, Blake Tekotte, Dan Robertson, and Jaff Decker picking up the slack.

Let's talk about the guys who have moved up at the All-Star break first. Sawyer Carroll, who was here and struggled some last year, had a very solid performance this season. Tom Tornicasa: Last year, if we talk about that first – he actually had a tough schedule. We were facing Lansing and 10 out of the 13 pitchers they had were left-handed. Some of those guys had great stuff. He (A left-handed... Recommended Stories

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