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Padres Prospect Interview: Simon Castro

Simon Castro

Peoria, AZ: After another one of his brutal workouts in spring training we caught up with this years's number one prospect, Simon Castro.

Last year in Fort Wayne, Simon Castro was 10-6 with a 3.33 ERA, but his peripheral statistics really tell the story of what type of year Castro had. He threw 140.1 innings with 157 strikeouts against only 37 walks and 118 hits. For Castro, 22, the key to the season was a vast improvement in his command. Last year in Eugene, his K/BB ratio was 64/29 in 65.1 innings. Last year in Fort Wayne in... Recommended Stories

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