NL Takes Down AL With Power, Pitching And More PitchingPrince 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.
Yankees' Robinson Cano Puts On A Show, Wins Home Run Derby With DadRobinson 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.
Hartnett: Once Again, The Midsummer Classic Generates Intrigue And DebateThe 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.
Hartnett: David Robertson, Yankees' Underappreciated Hero, Deserves An All-Star NodDavid 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.