If I Were GM is proud to announce we have interviewed Padres farmhand Cody Decker over twitter, who graciously agreed to answer a few questions for us:
Q: Who was your favorite player(s) growing up?
A: Eric Karros and Mike Piazza
Q: What are the main differences between baseball at UCLA and in the minors?
A: Credit Card Debt...
Q: What would you be doing if you were not a baseball player?
A: A Jedi...
Q: Where is your favorite position to play?
A: Clean-Up Hitter
Q: Who is your funniest teammate (excluding yourself!)?
A: Hilarious twitter personality "Rob Delaney"
Mr. Decker slugged 29 home runs between AA and AAA last season and could make a case for the roster this spring. He will have his fair share of competition with Matt Clark, Jaff Decker, Kyle Blanks and others. We wish him the best of luck this spring!
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