The 2013 Midsummer Classic will take place on July 16 at Citi Field in New York. With the game less than a week away, there has been a lot of discussion in which players will emerge as X-factors for their respective squads.
How will Bryce Harper and Mike Trout fare in their second All-Star Game appearances? Will Matt Harvey wow the hometown crowd with a dominating performance? Will Chris Davis continue his monster home run tear and go deep once again?
All of these questions will ultimately be answered.
Here are 11 players would could play prominent roles when the Midsummer Classic kicks off on Tuesday night.
Stats courtesy of baseball-reference.com