A Northpoint pitcher’s knuckleball helped win the state title. But that’s not the beginning or end of the story.

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 06, 2023 7:57 AM CT | Published: June 05, 2023 1:32 PM CT

Thanks to baseball’s most baffling pitch, and a Major Leaguer’s kindness, Northpoint’s closer was able to make a special delivery.  


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John Varlas

John Varlas

John Varlas is a lifelong Memphian who has covered high school sports in various capacities for over 20 years.


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