June 21, 2010 - LOVES PARK, Ill. – RiverHawks pitcher Brett Durand has been named the Northern League Pitcher of the Week, for the week that ended June 20.
Durand won, 10-4, last Wednesday at Schaumburg. He allowed one run on four hits in seven innings. He struck out a season-high seven batters. Durand is the first RiverHawks player to win an award in the Northern League.
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