The International League released their 2014 All-Star rosters and three former Stone Crabs were nominated to the team. Merrill Kelly, Mikie Mahtook and Mike Montogomery will be representing the International League.
Kelly is 6-2 with a 3.16 ERA and 79 strikeouts in 17 games for the Bulls this season. This is his first professional all-star nomination. Merrill was a member of the Stone Crabs in 2011.
Mahtook is hitting .316 with 25 doubles, 5 triples and 7 home runs in 76 games for the Bulls. He is making his third straight all-start appearance. His all-star run started in 2012 when he was with the Stone Crabs in just his first full season of professional baseball.
Montgomery is 8-1 on the year with a 3.28 ERA and 74 strikeouts in 15 starts this year. He was with the Stone Crabs briefly in 2013.
The Durham Bulls are hosting this year’s Triple-A All-Star Game on July 16 at Durham Bulls Athletic Park.