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San Diego Padres NL West
Garrett Richards • #43 • SP
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'3", 210 lbs.
Born:May 27, 1988 (31 yrs) in Riverside, CA
Hometown:Edmond, OK
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by LA Angels in 2009 (1/42).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2018.
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Scouting Report
Has a bulldog mentality when on the bump. Pitches to contact effectively. Also displays good stuff and the ability to rack up good strikeout numbers in MLB. Needs to avoid the big inning, as he tends to surrender too many home runs. Also has a tendency to lose his control on occasion. Injuries are a concern.
Long Range Potential: Excellent starter, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Texas League (AA) All-Star Team 2011
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