3 Astros pitchers named to AL All-Star team

Justin Verlander names to AL All Star team

Major League Baseball announced that three Astros pitchers, Justin Verlander, Ryan Pressly and Gerrit Cole, were named to the 2019 American League All-Star team. 

The three will join three other Astros players, Alex Bregman, George Springer and Michael Brantley, who are starters for the All-Star Game on Tuesday, July 9 via fan vote. 

The Houston team is the only major league team with six players at the All-Star Game. This will be Pressly's first time in the All-Star Game. 

 


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