Hyun-jin Ryu has been named the National League's starting pitcher for next week's All-Star Game.

Ryu, 32, is 9-2 with a 1.83 ERA, 0.90 WHIP and 94 strikeouts against only seven walks in 103 innings. The left-hander is a first-time All Star.

He will be a free agent this coming offseason.