MLB All-Star Game

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Alex Reimer
July 12, 2017 - 11:06 am
Major League Baseball and Fox Sports apparently heard the cries about the All-Star Game lacking excitement and star power. In return, they gave us Alex Rodriguez walking around the infield and awkwardly interviewing players prior to the top of the second inning. The broadcast gets an A for effort,...
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July 11, 2016 - 10:21 am
10. Jim Rice goes 2-for-4 with a solo blast, 1983 To begin a seven-run third inning, Rice hit a rocket to left field en route to a 13-3 victory, snapping a 13-game losing streak for the American League. Rice was upstaged by former teammate and future Red Sox Hall of Famer Fred Lynn, who was in...
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Mike Petraglia
July 04, 2015 - 1:55 pm
Is Xander Bogaerts All-Star worthy? It's a question that may not have seemed very likely in the first two months of the season but as the game approaches July 14 in Cincinnati, the Red Sox shortstop has certainly put himself in the conversation when the reserves are announced on Monday evening...
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June 19, 2015 - 5:45 am
Faced with the threat of having eight Royals players in the starting lineup for next month's All-Star Game, MLB announced Thursday that up to 65 million ballots were canceled due to concerns of impropriety. MLB Advanced Media CEO Bob Bowman told Yahoo! Sports that more than 300 million votes have...
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July 09, 2012 - 7:27 am
Mets knuckleballer R.A. Dickey will not start Tuesday'€™s All-Star Game. The New York Post confirms Giants righty Matt Cain will get the honors despite the fact that Dickey boasts more strikeouts (123 to 118), a better record (12-1 to 9-3), and a lower ERA (2.40 to 2.62). In a conference call on...
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May 31, 2011 - 2:20 pm
The 2011 MLB All-Star Game is still a couple of months away, but the National League roster is slowly starting to take shape. In the early voting results released Tuesday , Albert Pujols is the lead vote-getter with 988,784 followed closely by the Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki (975,777), the Brewers'...
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