Found July 10, 2013 on Indians Baseball Insider:
Tonight is the Eastern League All-Star game in New Britain, Connecticut. There is no way to know how the game will play out, but one thing that is almost certain is that Akron Aeros right-handerJose Flores will hold down an inning for the Western Division team. Such would be par for the course with Flores, who owns a 2.59 ERA, 2.14 FIP, and 10 saves in 41.2 innings. Flores also has 37 appearances -- 11 more than the next Aero --  which is a sign of how reliable he has been in 2013. A player like Flores is basically a shoo-in for the All-Star game. Not that he was thinking about it when I talked to him recently. "I'm not really thinking about it, man," Flores said before the rosters were announced. "I'm just focusing on my season... on finishing strong... I don't really care about it." The right-hander will be forced to focus on the game tonight. With a 29.5 K%, 9.3 BB%, and 3.18 SO:BB, Flores is simply mowing down opposing hitters this year. Despite t...

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