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Summer league proves valuable experience for Illinois baseball’s Kevin Duchene

Kevin Duchene pitches against Purdue on April 13, 2013. Duchene is heading into his junior season pitching for Illinois.

By Peter Bailey-Wells

February 3, 2015

Cape Cod is a sandy stretch of the Massachusetts coast that is one of the most popular summer vacation spots in New England. It’s also where Illinois pitcher Kevin Duchene spent his summer, pitching in the Cape Cod League. The junior pitcher was Illinois’ top starter in 2014, before he was sidelined for si...