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Minor League Camp Report: March 15

Good Portillo and Bad Portillo both showed Friday

After complex games on Thursday, the Padres minor leaguers faced off against Kansas City Royals farmhands on Friday. The advanced squads stayed in Peoria, while the younger guys went on the road.

Adys Portillo threw two innings against the Royals' Double-A squad, turning in the quintessential Portillo performance. In the first inning, he was utterly dominating, getting two broken-bat grounders and a strikeout. He was throwing 94-95 MPH with the fastball and flashed both a hard slider at 88 and a slower, cutting ball at 80-81. He looked like a true ace. Then, in the second inning, he lost... Recommended Stories

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