The Reno Aces Baseball Club will host the 2013 Tripe-A All-Star Game.
The announcement was made Tuesday morning at the Aces Ballpark.
The All-Star celebration will take place in July 2013.
"This is a great day for Reno," commented Mayor Bob Cashell, who was at the press conference. He said he was thrilled to have Reno in the national spotlight.
"We are all very proud and excited to bring an event of this magnitude to Northern Nevada," says Stuart Katzoff, Reno Aces Managing Partner.
The Aces will open the 2012 season on Thursday, April 5 at Aces Ballpark. This will be the team's fourth season of Triple-A baseball.