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Greene, Notre Dame power past St. Francis baseball

Greene, Notre Dame power past St. Francis baseball

A week after appearing on the cover of Sports Illustrated magazine, much-ballyhooed Sherman Oaks Notre Dame prospect Hunter Greene and the Knights stopped by Glendale to face host St. Francis on Monday.

Greene is an acclaimed pitcher/shortstop who’s fastball has been clocked at 102 mph and is viewed as a potential No. 1 pick in the upcoming Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.

Although the Golden Knights didn’t see the 6-foot-4 Greene on the pitcher’s mound, they were witness to what he can do with his bat. Greene slugged two no-doubt home runs Monday to pace Notre Dame to a 13-2 Mission League victory against St. Francis at the Glendale Sports Complex.

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