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Senzel, Herget selected for Futures Game

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CINCINNATI -- Two Reds prospects, infielder Nick Senzel and right-hander Jimmy Herget, will participate in the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game at Marlins Park in Miami on Sunday, July 9, as members of the U.S. Team at Marlins Park in Miami. The game can be viewed live on MLB Network and MLB.com at 4 p.m. ET.

CINCINNATI -- Two Reds prospects, infielder Nick Senzel and right-hander Jimmy Herget, will participate in the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game at Marlins Park in Miami on Sunday, July 9, as members of the U.S. Team at Marlins Park in Miami. The game can be viewed live on MLB Network and MLB.com at 4 p.m. ET.

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Senzel, the No. 2 overall pick in the 2016 MLB Draft and the Reds' top prospect according to MLBPipeline.com, has a slash line of .297/.364/.460 with 27 doubles and 31 RBIs in 2017. He spent the first part of the season with Class A Advanced Daytona, where he hit .305 and led the Florida State League with 26 doubles. He's currently 3-for-17 (.176) in five games since being promoted to Double-A Pensacola on June 21.

Herget, Cincinnati's No. 17 prospect, has posted a 2.70 ERA, a 4.15 K/BB ratio and 19 saves in 30 games between Pensacola and Triple-A Louisville. Herget has picked up the save for Louisville in each of his last two appearances on Tuesday and Wednesday. He was selected by the Reds in the sixth round of the 2015 Draft.

Jeremy Vernon is a reporter for MLB.com based in Cincinnati.

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