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SCSD Athletic Hall of Fame: Blazing fastball took Barnowski to major leagues

Friday, September 6, 2013
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Former Mont Pleasant High School pitching great Ed Barnowski once faced legendary home run slugger Hank Aaron in a spring training game.
“It was my all-time greatest moment,” Barnowski said. “I was pitching for the Baltimore Orioles, and Aaron was playing for the Atlanta Braves. But I can’t remember how it turned out. I was so nervous I couldn’t see home plate.”

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