The Sheriff Returns: Padres pitcher Chris Paddack will never forget his Cedar Park roots

By ZACH SMITH, HCN Sports Editor
Posted 2/12/20

Connie Cochran was a little anxious when he decided to give the ball to an unproven sophomore in a key district rivalry game. Then-senior Ryan Johnson may have felt a few nerves, too, when his coach told him he'd be calling the game from the dugout.

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