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Talking Friars Ep. 174: Padres Prospect Jack Stronach Talks Playing at Helix/UCLA, Being Teammates with Robert Hassell & Joshua Mears

Plus, how was it playing behind Blake Snell this year?

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On the latest episode of Talking Friars, I sat down with fellow Helix High School graduate Jack Stronach to discuss what made him appealing to the Padres going into the MLB Draft, his reaction to being selected by his favorite team, what it was like being a teammate of Blake Snell’s during one of Snell’s rehab starts this year, the improved minor league living conditions and more!

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