NEW YORK (WFAN) – It appears that the Mets and Citi Field will finally have their turn…officially.

Major League Baseball will announce that the Mets will host the 2013 All-Star Game on Wednesday at a City Hall news conference, according to the New York Post.

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Rumors of Citi Field hosting the Midsummer Classic started even before Citi Field replaced Shea Stadium in 2009, so the news is by no means a shock. The Mets have only hosted one All-Star game in the franchise’s history, back in 1964 when Shea Stadium first opened.

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The last time the All-Star Game was held in New York City was in 2008, when it was played in the old Yankee Stadium’s final season.

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