Found July 04, 2013 on isportsweb.com:
Bartolo Colon When it comes to the Oakland Athletics and the MLB All-Star game, the A’s always seem to fall short. This year, Josh Donaldson was suppose to be the surest bet that an Athletic would make it onto the All-Star team. However, with less than a million votes, he fell way behind his competitors. But then there is Jed Lowrie, who is currently 4th in the voting, and Yoenis Cespedes and Coco Crisp, who are ranked 9th and 10th respectively. However, with bigger names far ahead of them and the voting deadline quickly approaching, it does not look like any active A’s players will be voted onto the All-Star roster this year. But then we turn and look at the Athletics starting pitching rotation. There sits 40-year-old Bartolo Colon. Even at his age and weight, he has been consistent, reliable, and almost perfect this season. Colon is definitely All-Star material. Recently named the American League Pitching for the month of June, Colon is showing the rest of the baseball community w...
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