American League clinches home field with 4-2 victory in 87th All-Star Game

For the first time since 1992 and the first time at Petco Park, the San Diego Padres played host to the annual Major League Baseball All-Star Game. The 87th edition of the mid-summer classic pitted the American League, managed by Royals skipper Ned Yost against the National League, led by Mets manager Terry Collins. With home field advantage … Read more

Miguel Cabrera voted AL starting first baseman

Despite being out with a calf strain for the next six weeks, the Detroit Tigers first baseman, Miguel Cabrera, has been voted in as the starting first baseman for the American League. Cabrera is an all-star for the 10th time in his career and for the 6th straight year. He was elected as a starter for the 3rd … Read more