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Little League World Series gave direction to Lehigh Valley IronPig Adam Loewen's sports career

Little League World Series gave direction to Lehigh Valley IronPig Adam Loewen's sports career

Pitchers throw their gloves in disgust. Hitters snap a bat over their knee. For added viewer entertainment, players take their frustrations out on a water cooler. If your temper reaches Carlos Zambrano level, you pick a fight with a teammate. For Adam Loewen, he opts to find practical solutions for his on-field problems. When Loewen suffered a stress fracture in his left arm that took him out of action for the Baltimore Orioles for most of 2007-08, he initiated a change in position from starting pitcher to outfielder. That worked for four years. Loewen then went back to pitching — this time as a reliever. It landed the 31-year-old in the Phillies organization. He is doing...

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