Rose-Hulman four-year varsity letter winner Derek Eitel has been selected to the Class AAA All-Star Game as a member of the Reno Aces. Eitel is the first Rose Hulman athlete selected in a professional sports draft.
Eitel will represent Reno in the matchup scheduled for Wednesday July 16 at 7 p.m. Eastern Time at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in North Carolina. The game will be broadcast nationally on MLB Network.
Eitel is enjoying his best Minor League season within the Arizona Diamondbacks organization in 2014. His record stands at 5-1 with a 2.70 earned run average, including 60 strikeouts in 46.2 innings of work.