x
Breaking News
More () »

Dallas's Leading Local News: Weather, Traffic, Sports and more | Dallas, Texas | WFAA.com

Three Texas Rangers selected to play in MLB All-Star Game since 2013

This is the first time since 2013 that three Texas Rangers have been selected to play in the All-Star Game.
Credit: AP
Texas Rangers' Joey Gallo follows through on his solo home run in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Thursday, June 27, 2019. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

ARLINGTON, Texas — Two Texas Rangers have been selected to the American League roster for the 2019 Major League Baseball All-Star Game. 

Outfielder Joey Gallo and left-handed pitcher Mike Minor were selected to play in the July 9 game at Progressive Field in Cleveland. The duo joins Hunter Pence, whose selection was announced Thursday. 

"It was quite a wild journey from this year to last year," Pence said. "And to even be speaking about this now, is a miracle. It's a blessing, and I'm very grateful."

This is the first time since 2013 that three Texas Rangers have been selected to play in the All-Star Game. 

More WFAA Texas Rangers Coverage: