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Alhambra grad makes the grade
Alhambra High graduate Robert Stephenson, pictured here in 2011, is finding success in the Cincinnatti Reds' minor league system in his first professional season. Stephenson, a right-handed starting pitcher who was a first-round draft pick of the Reds last season, is 1-0 with a 2.05 ERA in seven starts with the Billings Mustangs. He has allowed seven earned runs and stuck out 37 in 30.2 innings pitched in the Rookie Pioneer League. The Billings team is the Rookie affiliate of the Reds.