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Filia and McLain compete in MLB Scouts all-star baseball game

Marc Filia (left) of Irvine and Sean McLain of Beckman played in Saturday’s all-star game in Compton.

NOTE: Story originally published Sept. 30, 2018.

Marc Filia of Irvine and Sean McLain of Beckman were selected to play in the Major League Baseball Scouts Association All-star game Saturday at the MLB Urban Youth Academy in Compton.

The game was attended by scouts from all 30 teams.

Filia played catcher and was 1 for 3 with a run scored. He also threw out a runner trying to steal second base.

McLain played second base and was 1 for 2 with two walks and two runs scored.

The two were on the South team, which defeated the North all-stars 10-4.