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Pitcher returns to mound after losing eye

Posted by Trish18 on Apr 12, 2006 2:22:00 PM



John Fortenberry of East Central Community College is like any other pitcher trying to get a college scholarship���except for one small fact���he only has one eye.




Fortenberry lost the eye in an intrasquad game when a ball was crushed directly into his face. After doctors told him he���d never play, and 29 screws were inserted into his face, Fortenberry returned with a 4.06ERA to round out a very decent freshman year. Click here for the rest of this amazing story on



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