Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Little League® Graduates Set to Shine at 2017 MLB All-star Game Festivities Tonight

Photo Courtesy of Little League Baseball® and Softball
Major League Baseball™ (MLB) recently announced its official lineups for all of the 2017 All-Star Game festivities, and Little League® Baseball and Softball will be well represented this year with 20 Little League graduates making the trip to Miami.

From rookie selections such as Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger, to veterans Chris Sale and Zack Greinke, the 2017 All-Star festivities in Miami will feature a variety of former Little Leaguers® on July 9-11 in the All-Star GameHome Run Derby, and MLB Futures Game.
NOTE: If you know of a player that we have missed, please e-mail the information, including name, current Major League team and the name of the city or town where they played Little League, to media@LittleLeague.org.

American League All-Stars:

  • Dellin Betances, New York Yankees - Felix Millan (N.Y.) and OLS (N.Y.) Little Leagues
  • Carlos Correa, Houston Astros – Villa Blanca Little League (Caguas, Puerto Rico)
  • Aaron Judge, New York Yankees - Linden (Calif.) Little League
  • Lance McCullers, Jr., Houston Astros - Citrus Park (Fla.) Little League
  • Mike Moustakas, Kansas City Royals – Northridge (Calif.) Little League
  • Chris Sale, Boston Red Sox - Lakeland (Fla.) Little League
  • Jonathan Schoop, Baltimore Orioles - Pabao (Curaçao) Little League, 2004 LLBWS alum
  • Justin Smoak, Toronto Blue Jays 
  • George Springer, Houston Astros - Walicki (Conn.) Little League

National League All-Stars:

  • Nolan Arenado, Colorado Rockies - Lake Forest (Calif.) Little League
  • Cody Bellinger, Los Angeles Dodgers - Chandler National (Ariz.) Little League, 2007 LLBWS alum
  • Michael Conforto, New York Mets - Redmond North (Wash.) Little League, 2004 LLBWS alum
  • Zack Greinke, Arizona Diamondbacks - Conway (Fla.) Little League
  • Kenley Jansen, Los Angeles Dodgers - Pabao (Curaçao) Little League
  • DJ LeMahieu, Colorado Rockies - East Madison (Wis.) Little League
  • Pat Neshek, Philadelphia Phillies - Brooklyn Center (Minn.) Little League
  • Giancarlo Stanton, Miami Marlins - Tujunga (Calif.) Little League
  • Ryan Zimmerman, Washington Nationals - Virginia Beach (Va.) Little League

Home Run Derby:

  • Cody Bellinger, Los Angeles Dodgers - Chandler National (Ariz.) Little League, 2007 LLBWS Alum
  • Aaron Judge, New York Yankees - Linden (Calif.) Little League
  • Mike Moustakas, Kansas City Royals – Northridge (Calif.) Little League
  • Giancarlo Stanton, Miami Marlins - Tujunga (Calif.) Little League

MLB Futures Game:


  • Scott Kingery, Philadelphia Phillies - Ahwatukee (Ariz.) Little League, 2006 LLBWS alum
  • Corey Ray, Milwaukee Brewers - Jackie Robinson West (Ill.) Little League