Category: ‘MLB All-Star Game’

Yoenis Cespedes on Track to Start in All Star Game
June 2nd, 2016 at 8:15 AM
New York Mets' outfielder Yoenis Cespedes is on track to start the All Star Game. Major League Baseball released the initial voting totals for the National League yesterday and Cespedes is the eighth highest vote getter in the league, reports. Cespedes has a lead of about 320,000 votes on...

Jacob DeGrom Tosses Dominant Inning in Loss for National League
July 14th, 2015 at 11:52 PM
The 86th edition of the All Star Game wasn't too kind to the National League. The senior circuit would lose 6-3, giving the American League home field advantage in this year's World Series. While the NL lost the game, they did get a record setting performance from New York Mets'...

Mets 101 Game Preview: 2015 All Star Game
July 14th, 2015 at 3:51 PM
The day has finally come for Major League Baseball. Today will mark the 86th edition of the All Star Game, the game's mid-summer showcase of the best stars playing an exhibition contest with postseason implications. The winner of today's affair between the American League and National League will gain the...

Minor League Mondays: Michael Conforto and Brandon Nimmo Shine in Futures Game
July 13th, 2015 at 10:04 AM
The All Star Break is here, and the festivities kicked off yesterday with the Futures Game. The Futures Game, which was held at Cincinnati's Great American Ball Park, is held on the Sunday of All Star week as a showcase for the game's future stars. The New York Mets had...

Jeurys Familia Bringing up Rear in All Star Final Vote
July 9th, 2015 at 10:57 AM
New York Mets' closer Jeurys Familia was snubbed by National League manager Bruce Bochy for the All Star team on Monday. Thanks to a rule requiring all teams be represented at the Mid-Summer Classic, Francisco Rodriguez and Jonathan Papelbon made the team ahead of Familia. Bochy attempted to rectify the...