Letting the fans vote for who gets to start in the All-Star game is a fabulous way of expanding both interest in the game and casual involvement. On top of that, it's a tremendously great way of adding non-deserving big names to the game even though they've been anything but All-Stars. Huzzah!
Due to this farce, some very deserving players who've had great seasons will be watching at home come July 12 unless of course a bigger name decides he'd rather have 4 days off to sit on his couch than fly out to Arizona for an exhibition.
Here are the 5 most egregious player omissions in the AL who should be heading to Arizona.