2011 MLB All-Star Game
Prince Fielder hit a three-run homer and Roy Halladay and his relief combined on a six-hitter to lead the NL over the AL 5-1 Tuesday night, giving the senior circuit its first two-game winning streak since the mid-1990s.
Robinson Cano outslugged Adrian Gonzalez to win the All-Star Home Run Derby that turned into a Yankees-Red Sox showdown, even through his Boston rival made the biggest splash at Chase Field.
The MLB All-Star Game is a week away and always delivers intrigue and debate among fans. Unlike All-Star games of other major sports, ‘The Midsummer Classic’ always delivers its share of drama, intrigue and debate.
David Robertson wasn’t expected to become the Yankees’ setup man after the signing of Rafael Soriano, but now flourishes in the role. After injuries to Soriano and Joba Chamberlain, Robertson is having an All-Star caliber season after the adversity of the 2010 ALCS.