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AL Wins
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The American League has not lost an All-Star Game since 1996.
… the National League last celebrated an All-Star Game win? Few can, especially after the American League picked up yet another victory in this year's installment. Jayson Stark | AL 4, NL 3 | Highlights Video

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Prince Fielder

Prince Fielder stole the show from Albert Pujols and won the Home Run Derby in the Cardinals slugger's backyard. Jayson Stark
• Fielder tops Cruz | ZOOM Gallery | Blog
• Watch replay of Derby Video | HR Tracker

Albert Pujols

Albert Pujols is the ultimate All-Star in St. Louis. In fact, he just might be the perfect baseball player. Tim Kurkjian
• Baseball Tonight: How perfect is Pujols? Video
• You decide: Rank the perfect players

Home Run Derby

The Home Run Derby crowns a champion every year, but often another player steals the show. Jayson Stark | Derby Tracker
• Who'll win Derby? Video | Derby blog
• Buster Olney: Joe Mauer's Derby pitcher Insider

Kyle Drabek

Kyle Drabek stood out in the Futures Game, and not because he has a Cy Young-winning father. Jerry Crasnick
• World surges past U.S. | Futures Game blog
• Hot list for Future Insider | Fantasy vs. reality Video

Rob Neyer's All-Time AL All-Stars

It wasn't easy, but Rob Neyer has constructed his all-time American League All-Star squad, DH included. His AL roster
• Vote on AL starters: OF/P | INF/C
• Neyer's all-time NL All-Stars | Chat wrap


In filling out their All-Star rosters, Charlie Manuel and Joe Maddon made mistakes that just don't make sense. Keith Law
• BBTN Minute: Which team is better? Video
• ESPN's All-Stars: NLAL

Justin Morneau

2008 ALL-STAR GAME: AL 4, NL 3 (15)
Justin Morneau scored the winning run in the 15th inning to end the longest All-Star Game ever, as the AL won its 12th in a row. Story
• Stark: What a night | Crasnick: Uggla effort

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In 2003, Major League Baseball began awarding home-field advantage in the World Series to the league that wins the All-Star Game. Six years later, the sport still wrestles with the emphasis this places on an exhibition game.
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It's time to debunk the hogwash notion that the Home Run Derby ruins players' swings.
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Law: So many All-Star mistakes
The All-Star rosters were announced, and there are plenty of problems on both teams and in the process itself.
Crasnick: Starting 9 -- Hard-luck hurlers
Javier Vazquez and Doug Davis are among the starters with .500 or losing records who've been better than the W's and L's would suggest.
Relief Efforts: Reviewing All-Star relievers
Eric Karabell reviews the relief pitchers selected to the All-Star Game and wonders why there aren't more effective set-up men taken.
Olney: AL All-Star lineups
Putting together the best 25-man American League All-Star roster against a right-handed starter and a lefty starter.
Sixty Feet, Six Inches: All-Star starters review
Christopher Harris reviews the starting pitcher selections for the All-Star Game and has some issues with a few guys chosen.
Olney: NL All-Star lineups
Putting together the best 25-man National League All-Star roster against a right-handed starter and a lefty starter.
Wojciechowski: Suspicious mind
Shouldn't we be more interested in the list of 104 PED users than the list of 66 MLB All-Stars?
Insider: Forecasting MLB All-Star lineups
ESPN's researchers dive into the midsummer intrigue of the All-Star selection process and fill out the likely lineups.
Olney: The 33rd All-Star
Check out five ways the All-Star managers could use their final roster selection.
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80th Midsummer Classic at Busch Stadium, St. Louis

MLB All-Star Game

XM All-Star
Futures Game

World wins 7-5
Rosters: U.S. | World

State Farm
Home Run Derby

Fielder claims crown replay
Past Derby winners

80th All-Star Game
AL tops NL 4-3
Past All-Star results



All-Star Starting Lineups

SS Hanley Ramirez, FLA RF Ichiro Suzuki, SEA
2B Chase Utley, PHI SS Derek Jeter, NYY
1B Albert Pujols, STL C Joe Mauer, MIN
RF Ryan Braun, MIL 1B Mark Teixeira, NYY
LF Raul Ibanez, PHI LF Jason Bay, BOS
3B David Wright, NYM CF Josh Hamilton, TEX
CF Shane Victorino, PHI 3B Michael Young, TEX
C Yadier Molina, STL 2B Aaron Hill, TOR
P Tim Lincecum, SFO P Roy Halladay, TOR
Complete NL roster
Complete AL roster

Home Run Derby

Home Run DerbyHere are the participants in this year's Home Run Derby, set for Monday night at Busch Stadium in St. Louis:
*Prince Fielder Nelson Cruz
Adrian Gonzalez Brandon Inge
Ryan Howard Joe Mauer
Albert Pujols Carlos Pena
* -- Derby champion



Inside Edge

Inside Edge Check out Inside Edge's report cards on each All-Star participant using their unique scouting data:
• All-Star report cards


SportsNation We know who's in this year's Home Run Derby, but who would be in an all-time Home Run Derby, and furthermore, who would win? Would it be the Babe? What about Bonds, Aaron or McGwire? Register your vote
• Should fans determine the starters?
• Which team will win, NL or AL?
• Can Derby hurt a player's swing?
• What's the best Derby format?
• Do you enjoy Derby or Game more?
• Who'll hit most HRs for NL?