Hart, Former Legend Buck selected to MLB All-Star Game

Major League Baseball

Corey Hart; Photo by Steve Paluch via Flickr

Bowling Green native and Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Corey Hart was selected to his second All-Star team Sunday by being named a reserve for the National League squad. Hart is batting .286 with a league-leading 18 home runs. The Greenwood High School alum has already driven in 60 runs this season and boasts a .350 on-base percentage and .564 slugging percentage. Hart was also named a NL All-Star in 2008.

Former Lexington Legend and Toronto Blue Jays catcher John Buck was also named an All-Star as an American League reserve. Buck is batting .271 with 13 home runs and 40 RBI. The Lexington Legends Hall of Famer batted .275 with 22 home runs and 73 RBI during the Legends’ inaugural season in 2001. (AL Roster) (NL Roster)

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