MLB All Star Game News
7-7-15: The MLB All Star game rosters have been announced. Below are the voted starting lineups for each league:
American League: Miguel Cabrera** (1B, DET), Jose Altuve (2B, HOU), Alcides Escobar (SS, KC), Josh Donaldson (3B, TOR), Salvador Perez (C, KC), Mike Trout (OF, LAA), Lorenzo Cain (OF, KC), Alex Gordon (OF, KC), Nelson Cruz (DH, SEA)
National League: Paul Goldschmidt (1B, ARI), Dee Gordon (2B, MIA), Jhonny Peralta (SS, STL), Todd Frazier (3B, CIN), Buster Posey (C, SF), Bryce Harper (WAS, OF), Giancarlo Stanton* (OF, MIA), Matt Holliday* (OF, STL)
**Miguel Cabrera, Giancarlo Stanton and Matt Holliday are currently injured. Cabrera and Stanton are likely to be replaced, but Holliday could return from injury before the game.
And here are the reserves for each league:
American League Position Players: Jose Bautista (TOR), Prince Fielder (TEX), Brock Holt (BOS), Jose Iglesias (DET), Adam Jones (BAL), Jason Kipnis (CLE), Manny Machado (BAL), Russell Martin (TOR), J.D. Martinez (DET), Mark Teixeira (NYY), Stephen Vogt (C)
American League Pitchers: Chris Archer (TB), Dellin Betances (NYY), Brad Boxberger (TB), Zach Britton (BAL), Wade Davis (KC), Sonny Gray (OAK), Felix Hernandez (SEA), Kevin Herrera (KC), Dallas Keuchel (HOU), Darren O’Day (BAL), Glen Perkins (MIN), David Price (DET), Chris Sale (CWS)
National League Position Players: Nolan Arenado (COL), Kris Bryant (CHC), Brandon Crawford (SF), Adrian Gonzalez (LAD), Yasmani Grandal (LAD), D.J. LeMahieu (COL), Yadier Molina (STL), Joe Panik (SF), Joc Pederson (LAD), A.J. Pollack (ARI), Anthony Rizzo (CHC), Justin Upton (SD)
National League Pitchers: Madison Bumgarner (SF), A.J. Burnett (PIT), Gerrit Cole (PIT), Jacob deGrom (NYM), Zack Greinke (LAD), Shelby Miller (ATL), Max Scherzer (WAS), Michael Wacha (STL), Aroldis Chapman (CIN), Mark Melancon (PIT), Jonathan Papelbon (PHI), Francisco Rodriguez (MIL), Trevor Rosenthal (STL)
AL Final Vote: Mike Moustakas (KC), Xander Bogaerts (BOS), Yoenis Cespedes (DET), Brian Dozier (MIN), Brett Gardner (NYY)
NL Final Vote: Carlos Martinez (STL), Clayton Kershaw (LAD), Johnny Cueto (CIN), Jeurys Familia (NYM), Troy Tulowitzki (COL)
6-30-15: Exactly two weeks remain before the 2015 MLB All-Star Game is held at Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati. Ticket prices are slowly dropping on the secondary market, too, as the average price for 2015 MLB All-Star Game tickets is now $1,020.31. That marks a 4.4% drop from the $1,067.08 average on June 15. The cheapest ticket available to the game is now $333, which has remained stagnant since June 14. It will be the first time the All-Star Game has been held in Cincinnati since 1988, when Riverfront Stadium was the hosting site.
6-24-15: Ticket prices on the secondary market are steadily dropping for the 2015 MLB All-Star Game, which will be held at the Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati on July 14. The average secondary price for 2015 MLB All-Star Game tickets is now $1,056.03 on TiqIQ, marking a 49.5% drop from its $2,094.65 average in mid-May. The cheapest available ticket on the resale market is now priced at $342.
5-25-15: American League Updated ASG Voting
First Base: 1. Miguel Cabrera - 1,347,351, 2. Eric Hosmer - 1,101,738, 3. Mark Teixeria – 342,788, 4. Jose Abreu – 222,288, 5. Albert Pujols – 217,576
Second Base: 1. Jose Altuve - 1,301,754, 2. Omar Infante - 715,345, 3. Ian Kinsler - 348,115, 4. Devon Travis – 320,420, 5. Dustin Pedroia – 320,420
Third Baseman: 1. Mike Moustakas – 1,261,769, 2. Josh Donaldson – 876,586, 3. Pablo Sandoval – 348,787, 4. Manny Machado – 266,746, 5. Adrian Beltre – 205,836
Shortstops: 1. Alcides Escobar – 1,191,268, 2. Jose Iglesias – 826,382, 3. Marcus Semien – 354,954, 4. Jed Lowrie – 332,534, 5. Jose Reyes – 217,417
Designated Hitters: 1. Nelson Cruz – 1,225,255, 2. Kendrys Morales – 918,049, 3. Alex Rodriguez – 351,567, 4. David Ortiz – 340,606, 5. Victor Martinez – 276,332
Catchers: 1. Salvador Perez – 1,447,753, 2. Stephen Vogt – 795,848, 3. Russell Martin – 395,192, 4. Brian McCann – 342,826, 5. Caleb Joseph – 205,568
Outfielders: 1. Lorenzo Cain – 1,447,753, 2. Mike Trout – 1,297,085, 3. Alex Gordon – 991,606, 4. Adam Jones – 981,926, 5. Yoenis Cespedes – 668,059, 6. Alex Rios – 629,119, 7. Jacoby Ellsbury – 546,188, 8. Jose Bautista – 499,673, 9. Michael Brantley – 484,548, 10. Hanley Ramirez – 478,070
5-14-15: The 2015 MLB All-Star Game will take place on July 14 at Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati, Ohio. Featuring baseball's biggest and brightest players, the All-Star Game has become a staple in Major League Baseball since its first game in 1933. According to TiqIQ, the average price for 2015 All-Star Game tickets is $2,094.65 on the secondary market. The cheapest available ticket is currently listed for $303.