Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 7/3/12
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San Francisco Giants’ Pablo Sandoval won the starting third base in All-Star ballot victory over the Mets David Wright. In this latest gathering of the Knights of the MMO Roundtable, we ponder the age-old question about the Mid-Summer Classic. What are your thoughts on All Star fan voting especially when Home-Field Advantage is at stake? Jessep – I think people need to remember this game was supposed to be fun. Nobody was really begging for the MLB All Star Game to have added meaning, we just didn’t want it to end in a tie. Personally, it ticks me off that Wright lost the starting role. Last year Mets fans acted like it was our job to get Jose Reyes the starting job in come from behind fashion. Yet, now it was Wright’s turn and we fell asleep at the wheel and then complain about the process. The NY fan base got outdone by a smaller fan base. It’s nobody else’s fault that Wright isn’t a starter but ours. I don’t mind the system they use for picking all-stars at all. Dan – I cou...
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