SEATTLE (AP) — When the Seattle Mariners started down the path of bidding for the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, the target was 2024 or later to host for a third time.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Seattle Mariners will host baseball's 2023 All-Star Game at T-Mobile Park.
Justin Verlander blazed 97 mph heat, Shane Bieber and Aroldis Chapman each struck out the side and the American League slowed a loaded NL lineup 4-3 for its seventh straight win in the All-Star Game.
One thing is certain: This year's contestants are taking it very seriously.
Robinson Cano homered off Cubs closer Wade Davis leading off the 10th inning and the American League beat the National League 2-1 Tuesday night in an All-Star Game dominated by this era's flame-throwers, rather than its standout sluggers.
The dozen first-time starters are the most since voting was returned to fans in 1970.
The catcher was selected as a reserve for the NL squad.
In the hierarchy of the Big Three pro sports commissioners (maybe next time, NHL), everyone hates Roger Goodell and everyone loves Adam Silver.
At its fundamental core, the Midsummer Classic remains a leisurely exhibition designed by and for the fans.
Segura and Gomez will represent the Brewers as reserves July 16 at Citi Field in New York.
Prince Fielder gave the Brewers their first signature moment in All-Star Game history, teased fans with the idea that he'd like to sign a 10-year extension after winning the World Series, then was greeted by a stunning trade for Francisco Rodriguez, an elite closer who will play wingman to John Axford despite protestations from his and Fielder's agent, archnemesis Scott Boras.
Milwaukee Brewers slugger Prince Fielder became the first player in franchise history to be named MVP of the All-Star Game after hitting a three-run home run Tuesday that paved the way for the National League's 5-1 victory over the American League.
Shaking off two days of jeers, Prince Fielder hit a crowd-shushing three-run homer that had his kids smiling and earned him All-Star game MVP honors in the National League's 5-1 win over the American League on Tuesday night.
Milwaukee Brewers slugger Prince Fielder hit the longest of the long balls at Monday's Home Run Derby at Chase Field on the eve of the All-Star Game, but he didn't slug enough of them to add another title to his resume.
Rickie Weeks isn't the prototypical leadoff hitter, and finding a new place for him in the order is a recurring topic of conversation among Milwaukee Brewers fans. That didn't stop San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy from putting him at the top of the National League lineup for Tuesday's All-Star Game in Phoenix.