Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 7/2/12
The lone all star The Lone Ranger spent his life with his trusty steed Silver and his faithful friend Tonto traveling from village to village solving the problems that no one was capable of solving for themselves. I bet there were times when he was riding off into the sunset he would lean over to his travel companion and complain about how lazy people were and how he had to do all the work himself. I bet there will be similar conversations between Felix Hernandez and his all-star teammates in the American League locker room in Kansas City. Can’t you just hear the conversation between Felix and Adrian Beltre now? Of course it would probably be in Spanish so I wouldn’t understand it. But I bet it would be epic. I wonder if Beltre, a former Mariners player himself, will tell Felix he was just a pity selection to the All-Star team. After all the rules say that every team, if they deserve it or not, has to be represented. How it works The All Star position players are selected by the ...
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