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The Kansas City Royals announced today that manager Ned Yost and trainer Nick Kenney have been named to the American League All-Star Team staff.Of course the 2012 All-Star Game will be played in Kansas City's Kauffman Stadium on July 10.Yost joins Oakland Athletics' manager Bob Melvin on the AL staff, chosen by Texas Rangers and AL All-Star team manager, Ron Washington. 2012 marks Yost's second All-Star staff selection as a MLB manager. The first in 2005, in the National League with the Milwaukee Brewers. Yost was also a part of Bobby Cox’s NL All-Star staff as a Braves coach in 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997 and 2000.In his third season as Royals head athletic trainer, Nick Kenney is making his first trip to the All-Star staff. Lonnie Soloff, the head athletic trainer of the Cleveland Indians joins Kenney on the staff.Does Ned Yost deserve to attend the All-Star Game on the staff?
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