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Mike Couchee on Padres pitching prospects

Mat Latos

Eugene, OR: San Diego Padres minor league pitching coordinator Mike Couchee has been impressed with the progress of several pitching prospects – many who have taken extraordinary steps forward this season.

The progression of Simon Castro has been amazing. In Eugene a season ago you could see him breaking out and now in Fort Wayne the command has improved even more and he is becoming electric. Mike Couchee: This kid – going back to the first day he was up here throwing in the bullpen and I could picture that ball flying everywhere. To me, in my seven years over here, he is by far the one prospect... Recommended Stories

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