MLB ALL-STAR GAME
Jul 19, 2018 09:17 AM EDT
The AL squad, behind back-to-back homers by Houston Astros teammates Alex Bregman and George Springer in the 10th inning, defeated the NL team, 8-6, in Tuesday’s All-Star Game. Bregman earned the MVP trophy for his heroic.
Jul 17, 2018 11:32 PM EDT
Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper hit nine homers in the last 50 seconds and one in bonus time to edge Kyle Schwarber in the Home Run Derby. Harper won the event in his second appearance in the finals.
Jul 22, 2014 12:47 AM EDT
Fox Sports' failure to mention the death of Tony Gwynn on its All-Star Game telecast was puzzling until its joint statement with Major League Baseball made it downright mystifying.
Jul 16, 2014 12:10 AM EDT
National League All-Star starting pitcher Adam Wainwright admitted he grooved pitches to New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter to allow Jeter to have a memorable final All-Star Game before he retires at the end of the season.
Jul 13, 2014 09:39 AM EDT
Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will skip the All-Star festivities in Minneapolis this week despite being selected to the All-Star team, preferring to start a rehabilitation program for his torn ulnar collateral ligament.
Jul 09, 2014 05:45 PM EDT
Rai Ortiz and Mike Smollins discuss the All-Star team selections, and more importantly, which players were slighted or snubbed. Also, two of MLB's bedrocks in terms of durability are hit with big injuries.
MLB All-Star Game 2013 Winner: American League Pitchers Combine for Three-Hit Shutout in 3-0 Victory at Citi Field
Jul 17, 2013 12:00 AM EDT
The American League All-Star pitchers shut down the National League hitters all night, leading the AL to its first All-Star victory since 2009.
Fan Storms Onto Field at MLB All-Star Game 2013 [VIDEO]: Ignores Mom's Advice, Posted on Twitter He Would If He Received 1,000 Retweets
Jul 16, 2013 11:30 PM EDT
A fan at Citi Field during Tuesday night's All-Star Game rushed the field in the fifth inning because he received 1,000 retweets he asked for on a Twitter post announcing his plan.
Biogenesis Scandal at the All-Star Games: Players Linked To Investigation Talk of Pride About Their First-Half Performances
Jul 15, 2013 11:42 PM EDT
Major League Baseball All-Stars linked to the Biogenesis Investigation say they're proud and deserving of their inclusion in the midsummer classic.
Yasiel Puig All-Star Game Roster Spot Goes to Freddie Freeman: Fails To Earn Fans' Final Online Vote for Last National League Spot
Jul 11, 2013 08:12 PM EDT
Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman beat out Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder and rookie sensation Yasiel Puig for the final National League roster spot in the All-Star game, based on a fans online vote.
Dodgers News: Rookie Yasiel Puig Not Chosen by National League Manager Bruce Bochy as Backup; Must Wait for Online Fan Vote
Jul 06, 2013 11:03 PM EDT
National League manager Bruce Bochy did not select Los Angeles Dodgers rookie Yasiel Puig as a backup outfielder for the July 16 All-Star game; Puig is on the online fan ballot for the final player selected.
Yasiel Puig All-Star Game Update: Phillies Closer Jonathan Papelbon Says Allowing Los Angeles Dodgers Rookie To Play in the Game Would Be 'Stupid'
Jul 02, 2013 10:08 PM EDT
Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Jonathan Papelbon told MLB Network Radio that he doesn't believe Los Angeles Dodgers rookie phenom Yasiel Puig deserves to play in the July 16 All-Star Game