Team USA’s Futures Game reunion: ‘Probably the best amateur team ever assembled’
All-Star Game festivities start in earnest with the Futures Game,
where some of the best prospects in Major League Baseball
will play a seven-inning matchup at Dodger Stadium.
Among the minor leaguers set to play are: 20-year-old Mets catcher Francisco Álvarez,
The No. 2-rated prospect in the majors; Texas pitcher Jack Leiter
son of former big league pitcher Al Leiter; and Washington second baseman
Darren Baker, son of Houston manager Dusty Baker.