Freitas looking like early MVP candidate

Joey Freitas has been playing baseball since he was a small child. In addition to the high school season, Freitas plays for a traveling team in the Central Valley. “I’ve always loved playing ball,” Freitas said. Photo by Matt JohnsonNormally, it’s Major League Baseball players who have to try to hit baseballs coming at them at 90 miles per hour.
Most high school baseball players don’t have to worry about speeds that fast. But for high school batters who face Joey Freitas, things are a little mor...

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