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  • 'Fibber' Hirayama, 87, makes weekly drive to South Valley for love of a friend and ex-teammates

    Former Fresno State and Japanese league baseball player Fibber Hirayama, 87, pays his respect to those who cared for him, including former Fresno State teammate and major league pitcher Truman "Tex" Clevenger and past teammates at Exeter High School.

Former Fresno State and Japanese league baseball player Fibber Hirayama, 87, pays his respect to those who cared for him, including former Fresno State teammate and major league pitcher Truman "Tex" Clevenger and past teammates at Exeter High School. Craig Kohlruss The Fresno Bee
Former Fresno State and Japanese league baseball player Fibber Hirayama, 87, pays his respect to those who cared for him, including former Fresno State teammate and major league pitcher Truman "Tex" Clevenger and past teammates at Exeter High School. Craig Kohlruss The Fresno Bee

Fresno State baseball knows ‘Fibber’ Hirayama is a treasure. Now you will, too

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