Gibson named to U.S. national baseball team

Tuesday, June 24, 2008 | 8:00 p.m. CDT; updated 4:25 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Missouri pitcher Kyle Gibson will represent the United States this summer after being named to the 2008 National Team on Tuesday. The National Team is made up of the top non-draft eligible college players in the county. In collegiate baseball, players become eligible for the MLB draft after their junior year.