Meet Detroit's first ever baseball All-American: Werner Blakely Jr.

Werner Blakely
Posted at 7:07 PM, Nov 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-16 15:32:01-05

DETROIT — Werner Blakely Jr. is the first All-American baseball player from the city of Detroit — ever.

The Detroit Edison senior is committed to play at Auburn, and this summer, played in the Under Armour All-American Game.

Blakely met Derek Jeter this year, and after meeting his hero, has a goal to be better than the Hall of Famer.