How Tri-Cities Prep pitcher David Grewe landed an Oregon State offer in late June: ‘It just all happened so fast’

‘The spot opened up because of the grades, the type of person he is,’ former Oregon State pitcher Jorge Reyes said. ‘Those things go a long way.’

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Is that a Yankee across the street? Behind ‘3D Sweets,’ a makeshift Arizona winter club team featuring Washington’s top MLB Draft prospects

“They definitely felt the exposure,” Bainbridge coach Geoff Brown said. “The scouts could really get a good feel of what these guys were like … even now, (scouts are) like ‘man, so-and-so is getting better.’ ”

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Which Washington high school pitchers stood above the pack in 2021? Here’s a closer look at 25 of Washington’s best arms.

Whether it’s MLB-caliber arms — like O’Dea’s Max Debiec or Bainbridge’s JR Ritchie — or great high school pitchers posting shutdown numbers, there is an immensely deep pool of pitching talent in Washington.

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St. Andrew’s baseball coach Mark Fanning celebrates 500th career win with 19-0 victory over Velma Jackson

Another aspect to Monday’s game that made Fanning’s 500th win so special was the pitcher of record — Mark’s son Rolen Fanning. The St. Andrew’s freshman worked two of the three innings and gave up one hit with three strikeouts to get the win.

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