Scout Premium Content Pitcher of the Month: July

Cory Luebke

Dodging four-seamers up and in while bailing on curveballs, John Conniff sorts through the mitts and batting practice ball hoping to come up with the magic formula for Pitcher of the Month within the San Diego Padres system.

Portland Beavers LHP Cory Luebke 2-0, 3.81 ERA In nearly every trade that the Padres were involved with, one of the most frequent names that came up was Luebke, the big lefty out of Ohio State, and each time the team balked at giving up what may be their top pitching prospect. Luebke won two of his four starts and struck out 22 against six walks and 21 hits holding PCL batters to a .216 average... Recommended Stories

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