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Jared James led the area in home runs
James led all regular season sluggers with seven home runs, and coach
Mike DeNecocea said he would have hit more if
McClatchy hadn’t played so many games on fields without fences.
Opposing outfielders usually played
James very deep, forcing him to take triples and doubles.
DeNecocea adds that Jared's “... just
a great kid to be around. He’s fun, easy going. He just loves playing."
James was third in the area in
slugging with 1.014 and tied for second with 44 RBI in leading McClatchy to a Metro League title.
He and teammate Eddie Sievers (.494) were 1-2 in Metro
Jared is the son of former pro
ballplayer Dion James, who also prepped and starred at
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