2012 All-Star Game

National League All-Stars Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants, Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers and Carlos Beltran #3 of the St. Louis Cardinals score on a three-run triple by Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants in the first inning during the 83rd MLB All-Star Game at Kauffman Stadium on July 10, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Giant Blowout: NL Routs AL 8-0 in All-Star Game

Flashing their bright orange spikes and booming bats, the San Francisco sluggers keyed a five-run blitz against Justin Verlander in the first inning that sent the National League to an 8-0 romp over the American League.

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Tony Gwynn with KMOX Sports Director Tom Ackerman at the 2012 All-Star Game in Kansas City

Sports Open Line: 2012 MLB All-Star Game

Kevin previews the 2012 All Star Game with Tom Ackerman, who got the chance to speak personally with Tony Gwynn, Dave Stewart, and Negro Leagues Museum President Bob Kendrick.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/10/2012

Gatorade All-Star Workout Day

Harper and Trout Go from Farmhands to Fame

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National League Manager Tony La Russa is interviewed during the Gatorade All-Star Workout Day at Kauffman Stadium on July 9, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

La Russa Enjoying His Encore Performance

La Russa unveiled perhaps his biggest All-Star decision on Monday, choosing Giants ace Matt Cain to start for the NL ahead of Mets 12-game winner R.A. Dickey. The move pairs Cain with teammate Buster Posey, the NL’s starting catcher.

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National Baseball Hall of Fame member Lou Brock (L) accepts the  Jackie Robinson Lifetime Achievement Award from Bob Kendrick, president of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City on July 9, 2012.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Sports Open Line: MLB All-Star Coverage

With our guys in Kansas City for the 83rd MLB All-Star Game, we had interviews with Lou Brock, Carlos Beltran, David Freese, Lance Lynn & Tony La Russa.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–07/09/2012

Detroit Tigers v Texas Rangers

Rangers, Yanks and Giants Get 3 All-Star Starters

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St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony La Russa checks his lineup card during a game against the Chicago Cubs at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on September 25, 2011.  St. Louis won the game 3-2.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

LaRussa To Manage National League In 2012 All-Star Game

This will mark the second time that a retired manager will lead an All-Star squad. Hall of Fame manager John McGraw retired following the 1932 season and managed the N.L. squad in the first Midsummer Classic in 1933.

01/24/2012

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