Lane Tech junior Amaan Khan first picked up a baseball when he was a toddler.
That probably is fairly typical for a teenage baseball player. But what isn’t typical is that earlier this fall Khan pitched in the World Baseball Classic qualifiers for the Pakistan national team.
The double-elimination tournament took place Sept. 30 to Oct. 5 in Panama City. Pakistan previously appeared in the 2017 qualifier but were eliminated after two games.
They were again eliminated after two games this year but not before Khan, 16, had an opportunity to pitch. In Pakistan’s second game of the tournament, a loss to Nicaragua, he gave up two runs on no hits with three walks in his one inning of work.
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