Found July 01, 2012 on Metstradamus:
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I shouldn't do this. Because in the grand scheme of things, it isn't the biggest deal in the baseball world. But I gotta talk about David Wright not starting the All-Star Game on the strength of the fan vote. So be forewarned: If you don't want to read what is sure to be a long and drawn out process, then don't hit that "read more" button. Otherwise, join me for some good, old fashioned, tearing of the proverbial new one. First off, David Wright not starting the All-Star game is ridiculously stupid. But it isn't surprising. Look, in 1957 the Cincinnati Reds fans put seven starters in the all-star game: Johnny Temple (2B), Roy McMillan (SS), Don Hoak (3B), Ed Bailey (C), Frank Robinson (LF), Gus Bell (CF), and Wally Post (RF). The only non-Red elected to start for the National League was St. Louis Cardinals' first baseman Stan Musial. While the Reds were a great offensive team, most baseball observers agreed that they did not deserve seven starte...
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