Padres pitcher Brad Hand named to MLB All-Star team

Brad Hand #52 of the San Diego Padres (Getty Images)

SAN DIEGO – Only one player with represent the San Diego Padres in this year’s Major League Baseball All-Star game.

MLB announced Sunday the rosters for the 2017 All-Star Game in Miami. Pitcher Brad Hand will be the lone representative for the Padres.

A season and a half after being cut loose by the Miami Marlins, the Padres reliever will return to South Beach as an all-star.  The lefty has shiny ERA of 2.53.

2017 MLB Rosters