Central grad Barrett earns win in MLB debut

Central High School graduate Aaron Barrett earned the victory in his major league debut for the Washington Nationals on Monday.

He threw a scoreless ninth for the Nats, who went on to defeat the host New York Mets, 9-7, in 10 innings. Barrett pitched one inning of relief, allowed no hits, no runs, no walks and struck out two.

 

–Gordon Engelhardt

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About Gordon Engelhardt

Many moons ago, I was a semipro baseball pitcher and my love for the grand old game continues unabated. I was lucky enough to cover the White Sox in the 1983 ALCS and the Cubbies in the 1984 NLCS while living in northern Illinois. I have covered several Cardinals games, but never in postseason.

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