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Joseph P. Plaskas Jr.

Whoever said records were made to be broken underestimated the athletic prowess of Joe Plaskas.
In 1959, Plaskas was the Northern Illinois University all-conference starting pitcher, yet he also set the conference record, with a .455 batting average.
There have been 60 years of NIU Huskie players who have come along since then, with their aluminum bats (Joe’s .455 was with a wooden bat), batting gloves, club-ball …

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