St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Pat Neshek
Orlin Wagner, Associated Press - Ap
Pat Neshek named an NL All-Star pitcher
- July 6, 2014 - 8:07 PM
Pat Neshek, the popular former Twins relief pitcher, has been named to the National League All-Star team after establishing himself this year as one of baseball's top set-up men.
Neshek has a 2-0 record and 0.77 ERA in 30 appearances with St. Louis. He also has picked up the first two saves of his major league career.
Neshek was one of the final five players on the Internet ballot when he pitched for the Twins in 2007, but he wasn't selected in the final vote by fans.
Here's a look at the other NL pitchers on the team:
Johnny Cueto, Reds
Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers
Zack Greinke, Dodgers
Madison Bumgarner, Giants
Adam Wainwright, Cardinals
Jordan Zimmermann, Nationals
Julio Teheran, Braves
Craig Kimbrel, Braves
Aroldis Chapman, Reds
Francisco Rodriguez, Brewers
Tyson Ross, Padres
Tony Watson, Pirates
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