1. Angels' Mike Trout Second-Youngest Player to Take Home All-Star Game MVP Honors

    After racking up five total bases, two RBI and a run scored on Tuesday, Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim became the second-youngest player to be awarded All-Star Game MVP honors, per MLB...

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  2. Yankees' Derek Jeter Becomes Oldest Player with 2 Hits in an All-Star Game

    After going 2-for-2 at the plate in his 14th and final All-Star Game appearance, Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees became the oldest player ever to record multiple hits in the Midsummer Classic, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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  3. MLB All-Star Game 2014: Players Who Will Gain Momentum from Tuesday's Results

    Derek Jeter rightfully stood under the spotlight on Tuesday night in his final All-Star Game and passed the torch to Mike Trout on his way out...

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  4. MLB All-Star Game 2014: Full Results and Biggest Moments from Midsummer Classic

    The 2014 All-Star Game wasn't the greatest edition of the Midsummer Classic, but it delivered in almost every respect...

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  5. 2014 MLB All-Star Game: Winners and Losers from Tuesday Night

    The 85th MLB All-Star Game is in the books, with the American League securing home-field advantage in this year's World Series with a 5-3 victory over the National League...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 90,914 reads 210 comments

  6. MLB All-Star Game: Wainwright Shouldn't Have Grooved the Pitch to Derek Jeter

    Adam Wainwright clearly never took a lesson in integrity from the Derek Jeter school of baseball. In interviews following his All-Star game start, Wainwright told reporters that ...

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  7. MLB All-Star Game 2014: Last-Minute Breakdown of Batting Orders Ahead of Event

    Part of the fun of the Major League Baseball All-Star Game is watching managers get to play fantasy baseball with their starting lineups. This is the only time where you'll see the best the sport has to offer playing together on the same teams...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 1,458 reads 0 comments

  8. Derek Jeter's 2014 All-Star Game Start Reflects Career over Season Achievements

    The MLB All-Star Game is used to highlight the best players in baseball near the halfway point of the regular season. Derek Jeter is not one of these players, but he still is worthy of his spot in the starting lineup for the American League...

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  9. MLB All-Star Game 2014: Biggest Strengths on AL and NL Rosters

    It can be difficult to break down Tuesday's MLB All-Star Game in a strategic manner. After all, these are teams molded by fans and feature talented players all lumped together, not carefully pieced together by a general manager...

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  10. Clayton Kershaw and Matthew Stafford: The Wonder Years

    They looked alike. Two six-year-old boys, roughly the same size and shape, wearing identical “Blue Bombers” uniforms, with sandy blond hair cut in bangs an inch or two above their eyebrows...

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  11. Los Angeles Dodgers: Retracing Dee Gordon's Rise from Bust to All-Star

    A year ago, the jury was still out on Dee Gordon. He had the potential to be a standout major league player, but his inconsistency at the plate and in the field overshadowed his dazzling speed on the basepaths...

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  12. Yoenis Cespedes' Home Run Derby Display Shows He Performs Best on the Big Stage

    When the lights shine brightest, Oakland Athletics outfielder Yoenis Cespedes stars. In the aftermath of a second consecutive Home Run Derby crown, it's becoming abundantly clear that the 28-year-old has a flair for the dramatic...

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  13. MLB All-Star Game 2014: Breaking Down Lineups and Starting Pitchers

    Because the sporting world can't deal with a lack of debate, a "controversy" has emerged on the National League All-Star team, namely that manager Mike Matheny chose Adam Wainwright as his starting pitcher over Clayton Kershaw...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 5,473 reads 0 comments

  14. Home Run Derby 2014: Final Predictions and Participants to Watch

    March Madness has infected the Home Run Derby. Everything needs a bracket these days, so it was only a matter of time before the participants in the long-ball contest got crammed into one...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 951 reads 0 comments

  15. 2014 MLB All-Star Game Starting Lineups: Complete AL vs. NL Breakdown, Preview

    As the middle of summer arrives, baseball is set to once again take over center stage in American professional sports...

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  16. MLB All-Star Game 2014: Predictions and 1st-Timers to Watch at Target Field

    The Midsummer Classic offers a respite in the 162-game marathon of the MLB season. With home-field advantage in the World Series on the line as well, the MLB All-Star game comes ...

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  17. Home Run Derby 2014: Full List of Participants and Predicted Winner

    The focus for many baseball fans has already turned to the All-Star Game, but Monday is one of the most interesting events in all of sports, the 2014 Home Run Derby...

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  18. MLB All-Star Game Betting Odds: Stanton Home Run Derby Favorite

    After getting back into the win column at baseball's All-Star Game last season, the best players in the American League are at even odds against their National League counterparts for Tuesday's 2014 edition...

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  19. 2014 MLB Home Run Derby Preview: Final Predictions, Odds for All Contestants

    Headlined by Yasiel Puig, Yoenis Cespedes, Jose Bautista and Troy Tulowitzki, the 2014 MLB Home Run Derby promises to be an entertaining affair...

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  20. Inside the Inferior All-Star Experience of a Non-MLB Superstar

    I have no love for the All-Star Game. Back in 2008, when I was in Triple-A with the Padres, I was asked if I'd attend the Triple-A All-Star Game as one of the team's representatives...

    Dirk  Hayhurst Written by Dirk Hayhurst about 1 month ago 37,809 reads 101 comments

  21. MLB All-Star Game 2014: Roster, Lineup and Pitching Breakdown

    The world's largest all-star tournament has just come to a close, as the World Cup ended Sunday. And wouldn't you know it? They wrapped up things just in time for another spectacle of stars, the MLB All-Star break...

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  22. Home Run Derby 2014: Predictions for AL and NL Lineups

    The MLB All-Star Game is one of the best traditions in all of sports, but the Home Run Derby the night before is an event that draws just as much attention as the battle between the National and American leagues...

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  23. 2014 MLB All-Star Game: Complete Roster, Lineups and Predictions

    The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will take place on Tuesday, July 15, at Target Field in Minnesota, and the excitement surrounding the top stars in the sport has hardcore and causal baseball fans ready for the Midsummer Classic...

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  24. 2014 MLB All-Star Roster: Stars Who Will Steal Midsummer Classic Spotlight

    Fans lose control once the MLB All-Star Game actually beings. While it is a nice gesture to let the fans influence who participates—a great aspect of the sport's event, ...

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  25. Home Run Derby 2014 Start Time: TV Info, Latest Odds and List of Contenders

    Pitching has taken over the MLB with no-hitters and complete-game shutouts becoming the norm, but there's still nothing quite like the long ball...

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