by Shawn Krest |
Chris Sale among five AL All Star pitchers not to appear in game
Five American League pitchers didn't appear in the All Star Game on Tuesday.
The pitchers who didn't appear were: Brad Boxberger , Tampa Bay Rays ; Kelvin Herrera , Kansas City Royals ; Darren O'Day , Baltimore Orioles ; Chris Sale , Chicago White Sox ; Hector Santiago , Los Angeles Angels .
The American League got every position player into the All Star Game.
by Sean D'Oliveira |
AL reserves announced for 2015 MLB All-Star game
The American League reserves for the 2015 MLB All-Star game were announced Monday and the following players were selected:
Catcher: Russell Martin , Toronto Blue Jays ; Stephen Vogt , Oakland Athletics
First Base: Prince Fielder , Texas Rangers ; Albert Pujols , Los Angeles Angels (will start in place of injured Miguel Cabrera ); Mark Teixeira , New York Yankees (replaces injured Cabrera on roster)
Second Base: Jason Kipnis , Cleveland Indians
Shortstop: Jose Iglesias , Detroit Tigers
Third Base: Manny Machado , Baltimore Orioles
Outfield: Jose Bautista , Blue Jays; Adam Jones , Orioles; J.D. Martinez , Tigers
Utility: Brock Holt , Boston Red Sox
Starting Pitchers: Sonny Gray , Athletics; Felix Hernandez , Seattle Mariners ; David Price , Tigers; Dallas Keuchel , Houston Astros ; Chris Sale , Chicago White Sox ; Zach Britton , Orioles; Chris Archer , Tampa Bay Rays
Relief Pitchers: Dellin Betances , Yankees; Brad Boxberger , Rays; Zach Britton, Orioles; Wade Davis , Kansas City Royals ; Kelvin Herrera , Royals; Darren O'Day , Orioles; Glen Perkins , Minnesota Twins
The following players are eligible to be voted in during the final Fan Vote: SS Xander Bogaerts , Red Sox; OF Yoenis Cespedes , Tigers; OF Brett Gardner , Yankees; 2B Brian Dozier , Twins; 3B Mike Moustakas , Royals
by Igor Mello |
Diamondbacks tender contracts to all six arbitration-eligible players
The Arizona Diamondbacks have tendered contracts to all six arbitration-eligible players, per the Arizona Republic on Tuesday. Those players include: Shortstop Cliff Pennington , reliever David Hernandez , starter Jeremy Hellickson , first baseman Mark Trumbo , starter Wade Miley and reliever Addison Reed .