Found April 26, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
Admittedly, the MLB All-Star Game is notably better than it's NBA and NFL counterparts.  However, just because the it's best available, does not mean it cannot be improved upon.  More often than not, we're left with something resembling the best players in the game getting together for an exhibition.  But the current climate of the game has left many fans with a sour taste in their mouth when it comes to the Mid-Summer Classic.  So how can we improve this game so that it fits the desires of fans and brings about the best competition?  First, we have to start with what issues the game is plagued with. 1. Fans, especially in the American League are subject to an onslaught of undeserving Yankees and Red Sox in the All-Star Game.  In 2012, every starter for the AL team played for either the Red Sox, Yank, Rangers or Tigers with the exception of Jose Bautista.  How could anyone justify starting a .248 hitting Curtis Granderson over the likes of Mike Trout or Adam Jones?  Ho...
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