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Padres Select LHP Ryan Weathers In MLB Draft

Jim Russell
June 04, 2018 - 5:20 pm

The Padres today took with the 7th overall pick in the MLB Draft, National Gatorade Player of the Year, Ryan Weathers! Ryan is the son of former World Champion David Weathers. The scouting report on the big left hander is he has a low to mid 90s fastball with a plus breaking ball. One thing that stands out about the lefty is his athleticism. During his senior year of highschool he helped lead the schools basketball team to a state title. In 76 innings over his senior season playing baseball, Weathers allowed one run while striking out 148 hitters. He finished the season 10-0.

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