KODAK, Tenn. – First Baseman Justin Bour of the Tennessee Smokies has been named Thursday to the tentative starting lineup for he Southern League North Division All-Star team. His selection was announced by the Southern League of Professional Baseball and made by North Division and Smokies manager Buddy Bailey.
Bour will bat sixth and be the designated hitter for the Tuesday, June 19th game.
The Centreville, Va. native will be joining teammates Jim Adduci, Frank Batista and Kevin Rhoderick on the North Division roster at Smokies Park for the June 19th game.
2012 North Division All-Star Starting Lineup
1 Denny Almonte Center Field Jackson
2 Jared Mitchell Left Field Birmingham
3 Nick Franklin Shortstop Jackson
4 Hunter Morris First Base Huntsville
5 Jesus Sucre Catcher Jackson
6 Justin Bour Designated Hitter Tennessee
7 Pedro Baez Third Base Chattanooga
8 Blake Smith Right Field Chattanooga
9 Scooter Gennett Second Base Huntsville
SP Danny Hultzen Pitcher Jackson
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