Latos dominating Double-A
Notes from Monday's minor league games
Where experience and readiness collide
Mat Latos, RHP, Padres (Double-A San Antonio)
Monday's stats: 5 1/3 IP, 5 H, 3 R (2 ER), 0 BB, 12 K
The Padres' top prospect finally got touched up for a few runs Monday night, but still, it's hard to get more dominant than 12 of 16 outs coming via the whiff. The 6-foot-6 righty also got up to 96 mph on several occasions. With Jake Peavy out of the picture for quite a while, it seems too early to give Latos, who has less than 170 innings of pro experience, ...
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