Former Madera Coyote shortstop Alec Mehrten is excelling in his second full season as a professional.
Mehrten was selected as a representative for the North Division in the Northwest League All-Star game on Aug. 6 in Everett.
Midway through the short-season Northwest League, Mehrten has already appeared in more games than he did last season and leads the team in games played.
Mehrten is batting .273 for the Tri-City Dust Devils, the Colorado Rockies Class-A affiliate. He has 18 RBIs with 19 runs with one double, one triple and a home run...