Salem (Mass) News wrote: Peabody baseball standout Jeff Allison gets back in the game tonight when the Florida Marlins' former No. 1 draft pick gets to pitch for the first time in 21 months since a widely publicized heroin overdose last summer.
The Greensboro Grasshoppers, a Class A affiliate of the Marlins in the South Atlantic League, have removed the 20-year-old right-handed power pitcher from the team's inactive list. Allison is scheduled to start tonight at home (7 p.m.) against the visiting Delmarva Shorebirds, a Baltimore Orioles' farm club from Salisbury, Md.
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Good luck to him. He has too much talent to waste...