Scout Premium Content

Padres Prospect Interview: James Needy

James Needy

San Diego Padres prospect James Needy's knee troubles delayed his start to the season. The right-hander holds a ton of promise but has not been able to showcase his talent.

We talked about the breaking ball when we originally discussed your repertoire as something you wanted to see have progression. How is that coming along? James Needy: It's going great. I've had some good coaching down here, teaching me about fundamentals and getting me in position to throw that breaking ball. It's worked out very well. I threw a couple good ones out here – the slider. One of the... Recommended Stories