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Padres Prospect Interview: Griffin Benedict

Griffin Benedict

San Diego Padres prospect Griffin Benedict might be one of the unsung heroes of the Fort Wayne TinCaps second half surge. Hailed by teammates for his unselfish play, Benedict handles the pitching staff well and exerts his leadership on the young position prospects, bettering everyone.

Grif, this year it has been tough to find some playing time for you at times. How difficult is it to keep in rhythm and really focus on what you need to do? Griffin Benedict: It is definitely a task, but anytime I can get in there it is chance for me to just play hard and show everybody what I can do. It is difficult where you don't get a lot of regular at-bats, but that is definitely not an... Recommended Stories