Miners trade former All-Star Milons

MARION, IL (KFVS) - The Southern Illinois Miners traded former All-Star outfielder Jereme Milens and pitcher Thomas Campbell to the Lake Erie Crushers Tuesday in exchange for former All-Star first baseman Gordie Gronkowski and centerfielder Scott Houin.

Milons ranks first in Miners franchise history with 92-stolen bases over two and a half seaons and ranks 2nd in franchise history in several other catetories.

The Miners are being represented by 5-players on the West All-Star team that will play the East Wednesday night at Lake Erie.