Category Archive: All Star Game

Jun 24

Let’s Fix the All Star Game!

Thanks to Royals mania and the collective joie de vivre of the Kansas City baseball fans, there are seven Royals projected to start the All Star game. This, apparently, is a bad thing. Somehow Royals’ fans of all ages voting for their favorite players to make the All Star game has turned MLB’s summer showcase …

Continue reading »

Jul 17

Torii Hunter Ruined Baseball

Torii Hunter ruined baseball.  It is a little known fact, and it is unquestionably true.  Torii Hunter was once so good at catching baseballs that he ruined baseball as we know it.  Watch Hunter’s evil deed for yourself: It was the 2002 Midsummer Classic, in Milwaukee, the very backyard of Commissioner Bud Selig no less, …

Continue reading »

Jul 10

Time to Get Out and Vote, NL Style

(This is part two of a two part series covering my All Star Fan Vote. I know you can’t wait to read this important news so here’s the link to part one.) In a previous article I discussed the credentials for the various AL All Star Fan Vote candidates, and in this article I’d like …

Continue reading »

Jul 10

Time to Get Out and Vote, AL Style

(This is part one of a two part series covering my All Star Fan Vote. I know you can’t wait to read this important news so here’s the link to part two.) I’ll admit that I don’t take the MLB All Star game all that seriously. That’s not to say that the players shouldn’t be …

Continue reading »