The AL West All Star Team

Shawn SmithContributor IMay 27, 2009

The AL West All Star Team

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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 23:  Jack Cust #32 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by Matt Holliday after Cust hit a two-run home run that scored Kurt Suzuki #8 in the first inning of their game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at the Oakland Coliseum on May

Catcher: Kurt Suzuki, Oakland

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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 07:  Kurt Suzuki #8 of the Oakland Athletics catches against the Texas Rangers during a Major League Baseball game on May 7, 2009 at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

First Base: Russel Branyan, Seattle

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    SEATTLE - MAY 21:  Russell Branyan #30 of the Seattle Mariners bats against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the game on May 21, 2009 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Second Base: Ian Kinsler, Texas

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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 07:  Ian Kinsler #5 of the Texas Rangers bats against the Oakland Athletics during a Major League Baseball game on May 7, 2009 at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Shortstop: Elvis Andrus, Texas

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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 07:  Elvis Andrus #1 of the Texas Rangers fields a ball against the Oakland Athletics during a Major League Baseball game on May 7, 2009 at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

3rd Base: Michael Young, Texas

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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 07:  Michael Young #10 of the Texas Rangers bats against the Oakland Athletics during a Major League Baseball game on May 7, 2009 at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Left Field: Matt Holliday, Oakland

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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 10:  Matt Holliday #5 of the Oakland Athletics bats against the Toronto Blue Jays during a Major League Baseball game on May 10, 2009 at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Center Field: Tori Hunter, LAA

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 23:  Torii Hunter #48 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim runs the bases after hitting a three-run home run off pitcher Randy Wolf of the Los Angeles Dodgers during the fifth inning of the baseball game at Dodger Stadium on May 23,

Right Field: Nelson Cruz, Texas

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    ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 15:  Nelson Cruz of the Texas Rangers runs after hitting a grandslam while wearing jersey #42 to commemorate Jackie Robinson day during a game against the Baltimore Orioles on April 15, 2009 at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Texas.

Starting Pitcher: Joe Saunders, LAA

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    SEATTLE - MAY 21:  Joe Saunders #51 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches against the Seattle Mariners during the game on May 21, 2009 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Starting Pitcher: Felix Hernandez, Seattle

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    SEATTLE  - MAY 24:  Felix Hernandez #34 of the Seattle Mariners delivers the pitch during the game against the San Francisco Giants on May 24, 2009 at Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Starting Pitcher: Kevin Millwood, Texas

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    ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 6:  Pitcher Kevin Millwood #33 of the Texas Rangers throws against the Cleveland Indians during the home opener at Rangers Ballpark April 6, 2009 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Starting Pitcher: Dallas Braden, Oakland

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    OAKLAND, CA - MAY 10:  Dallas Braden #51 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Toronto Blue Jays during a Major League Baseball game on May 10, 2009 at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

SP Honorable Mentions

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    ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 13:  Pitcher Matt Palmer #32 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim throws a pitch against the Boston Red Sox on May 13, 2009 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California.  The Angels won 8-4.   (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Relief Pitcher: Andrew Bailey, Oakland

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    NEW YORK - APRIL 22:  Andrew Bailey #40  of The Oakland Athletics in action against The New York Yankees during their game on April 22, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx Borough of New York.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)