Bryce Miller: Blake Snell's personality, mound presence uniquely boost Padres rotation

SAN DIEGO — You plan on typing until the keyboard groans about how shiny, new rotation piece Blake Snell sorts thoughts on going beyond five or six innings this season. The Padres, after all, are scheming about how to milk all they dare out of a completely remade collection of arms. You crunch numbers and sift scenarios, given the intense focus on building starting depth after the lemon-in-a-cut timing of the playoff injury losses of Dinelson Lamet and Mike Clevinger a season ago. Then the left-hander starts talking. Winning the AL Cy Young in 2018 melts away. The addition of immediate credibi…

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