Three Black Bears are heading to State College next week for the New York-Penn League All-Star Game. Third baseman Mike Gretler, outfielder Travis Swaggerty and pitcher Cam Alldred will be representing the south all-star team.
Gretler, a member of the national champion Oregon State Beavers baseball team, is batting .272 with 14 RBI in 26 games. Swaggerty, the Pirates first-round draft choice, has clubbed four homers already this season. and Alldred has a stellar 1.29 earned run average in 14 appearances for West Virginia this season.
The all-star game set for august 14 at Medlar Field, the home of the State College Spikes, on the campus of Penn State University.