4 Former Myrtle Beach Pelicans headed to MLB All-Star Game

NL All-Star pitcher Julio Teheran played for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans in 2010.

Four players who have played for the Myrtle Beach Pelicans have been selected to play in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on July 15 at Target Field in Minneapolis.

11-game winner Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals, who pitched in Myrtle Beach in 2002, leads the Majors with a 1.89 ERA is on the National League All-Star team.

Three Atlanta Braves who were former Pelicans were selected to the NL All-Stars. First Baseman Freddie Freeman who played in Myrtle Beach in 2009, and pitchers Julio Teheran (2010), and Craig Kimbrel (2008-09).

Freeman is hitting .294 with 13 homers and 47 RBI.

Teheran has an 8-5 record with a 2.29 ERA.

Kimbrel is tied for the Major League lead with 27 saves.

Check out Wainwright fishing with Adam LaRoche back in 2002. CLICK HERE