HIALEAH, FL. - The FCSAA announced their selections for the 2017 FCSAA Baseball All-Star game this past Monday morning. The game will take place on October 28 at Joker Merchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida which is the home of the Detroit Tigers during spring training.
Outfielder Peter Baldrich, right-handed pitcher Anthony Vazquez and catcher Luis Chavez will represent ASA. This year marks the highest amount of players selected to participate in the game. Last year, only second baseman Luis Martinez was chosen.
Baldrich and Vazquez each had monster years for the Silver Storm in 2017. Baldrich finished tied for the team lead in hits with 64 while boasting a .398 batting average. Vazquez finished his 2017 campaign with a 6-2 record and 3.06 ERA in 79.1 innings. Chavez transferred from Miami Dade College after playing in 16 games during his freshman year for the Sharks.