Now the accolades have reached the Triple-A level. The Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs announced today that third baseman Cody Asche and second baseman Cesar Hernandez were both named 2013 International League All-Stars.
Asche, who celebrated his 23rd birthday on Sunday, is hitting .284/.347/.450 with eight home runs and 48 RBI in 81 games for the Iron Pigs. His 48 RBI rank 10th in the International League. Asche hit .318/.392/.505 with three home runs and nine doubles in the month of June.
Hernandez, 23, was up with the Phillies for nine games earlier this season going 7-for-28 with a double and an RBI. In 69 games with Lehigh Valley, Hernandez is hitting .308/.377/.410 with two home runs and 24 RBI. He leads the International League with seven triples this season.
The 2013 Dolan Auto Group International League All-Star Game (Gotta love the name!) will take place on Wednesday, July 17th in Reno, Nevada.
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