Cy Young Award

Notre Dame pitcher and slugger Hunter Greene is a teenage star in the making

Notre Dame pitcher and slugger Hunter Greene is a teenage star in the making

“Heads up!” is the warning echoing around the Sherman Oaks Notre Dame High School baseball stadium as Hunter Greene sends balls flying over the left-field fence with an effortless swing during batting practice.

It reaches the point at which a teammate squeals, “Holy guacamole” as a ball rockets toward the football bleachers beyond left field.

Even more stunning is the revelation from last month that two scouts with radar guns had Greene touching 102 mph on a fastball during his first winter pitching appearance.

At 6 feet 4 and 211 pounds, with a still-maturing body and a powerful right arm that could lead to a $9-million signing bonus, Greene is a teenage star in the...

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