Diamondbacks prospect Trevor Bauer will get a chance to show
off his stuff for the entire country, albeit still not in a
major league game.
The top prospect is one of two Diamondbacks farmhands who
will play in the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game, which will
be played the July 8th, which is the Sunday before the MLB
The game pits the U.S. Team against the World Team, which
Bauer on the former and Double-A prospect Alfredo Marte on
Bauer is currently pitching for Triple-A Reno, where he has
compiled a 4-0 record to go along with a 2.79 ERA. He’s
struck out 51 batters in 42 innings of work, while walking
20 and allowing 40 hits.
Marte, a center fielder, is hitting .283 with 13 home runs
and 45 RBI in 62 games.