2019 Vibes All-Stars Announced
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Rocky Mountain Vibes 2019 All-Stars have been announced, as two Vibes players have been selected to play in the 2019 All-Star Game in Boise, Idaho. Outfielder Micah Bello and right-handed pitcher Karsen Lindell have been selected to the All-Star roster as reserves. The two will be amongst the Pioneer League team set to face off against All-Stars from the Northwest League on August 6 at Memorial Stadium in Boise, Idaho. - the home of the Boise Hawks of the Northwest League.
Bello will become the first position player in Vibes' team history to be selected to the All-Star Game. Bello is currently ranked the 18th prospect in the Brewers organization according to MLB Pipeline. The Hawaii native has played in 34 games this season with a .235 batting average and 22 runs scored. Bello leads the team in a few categories this season including home runs (6), slugging percentage (.496), OPS (.824), and triples (3). The 2019 selection will mark his first all-star game appearance at the professional level.
Lindell's selection makes him the first pitcher in Vibes' history to be named to the All-Star Game. The 24-year old from Tacoma, Washington was re-signed by the Brewers organization in June after being drafted by the Brewers in the 5th round of the 2015 MLB Draft. Lindell has posted a 4.11 ERA in 26 2/3 innings pitched this season, making 11 total appearances with one start. He holds a 1-0 record while striking out 40 batters and holding opponents to .188 batting average against.
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Rocky Mountain Vibes pitcher Karsen Lindell
Rocky Mountain Vibes outfielder Micah Bello
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