2019 All-Star Teams, Rawlings Home Run Derby Lineups Announced
July 2nd, 2019
ROCHESTER, Mich. – The 2019 United Shore Professional Baseball League All-Star teams and starting lineups were announced by the league office on Tuesday afternoon. The Rawlings Home Run Derby will start at 5:30 p.m. and the All-Star Game will follow at Jimmy John’s Field in historic downtown Utica, Mich.
The 2019 Home Run Derby lineup will feature last year’s runner-up, Westside Woolly Mammoths Ethan Wiskur (West) and this year’s home run leader from the Utica Unicorns Jimmy Latona (East). Joining Wiskur and Latona will be Unicorns’ Dan Elliott (East), Diamond Hoppers’ Luke Johnson (East), Beavers’ Ross Haffey (West) and Mammoths’ Dan Williams (West).
The Rawlings Home Run Derby will be timed each round and a cumulative score will be added after two rounds. The final will be the top person from the East and West, and each player will start with zero home runs to compete for the 2019 Rawlings Home Run Derby Championship.
The Rawlings Home Run Derby will be carried on the USPBL’s YouTube Channel and the All-Star Game will broadcast on ESPN3 with Neal Ruhl (pxp), Chad Bush (analyst) and Brooke Fletcher (field reporter).