Matt Kemp's an All-Star lock

Ethier, Kershaw are other Dodgers who could be in the mix for selection, but it's dicey

Updated: June 23, 2011, 12:24 AM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- Generally speaking, teams with losing records aren't well represented at baseball's All-Star Game. Given the Los Angeles Dodgers, following their 7-5 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday at Dodger Stadium, have to win 12 of their remaining 16 first-half games to avoid being one of those teams, their All-Star prospects are looking a bit bleak at this point.

For now, I think we can safely assume Matt Kemp will be there for the first time, and would be even if there wasn't ...

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