In case you haven't heard, this year's MLB All-Star Game is being held at Target Field. The rosters announced today include our catcher Kurt Suzuki and home-town star Glen Perkins. Many feel Brian Dozier was an All-Star snub, but with Jose Altuve and Robinson Cano in the American League the race for second baseman representation was apparently just a bit too much.
Also of note, Yankees "Captain" Derek Jeter is coming to the All-Star Game, which will apparently be his last because he is retiring? I heard something like that. Let's all make sure to give him a hand at the game.
was not selected for the game. Boo. hoo. (In related news, Kevin Love dropped out of the celebrity softball game. Shocker.)
There's also a final vote where fans get to vote on the final member of each league's All-Star Team. This year's final vote includes:
Remember to include #VoteMorneau in all your tweets--each one counts as a vote!