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State Farm Home Run Derby

Prince Fielder Wins Home Run Derby for 2nd Time

Prince Fielder of the Detroit Tigers, formerly of the Milwaukee Brewers, became the first player to ever win the Home Run Derby as a player in the National League and the American League. He first won the derby in 2009 at Busch Stadium.

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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.

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Tony La Russa seated next to Matt Cain at All-Star Press Conference

Verlander, Cain to Start in All-Star Game

Tony La Russa has Cardinals’ right fielder Carlos Beltran batting fifth and shortstop Rafael Furcal hitting ninth for the National League club.

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Ozzie Smith Jon Hamm, Getty/Rick Diamond

All-Stars Migrate to Kansas City

As MLB’s best prepare for the Midsummer Classic, actor Jon Hamm & Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith took part in KC’s celebrity softball game.


Cards AllStars, UPI/Bill Greenblatt

All-Star Game: KC Police Eager To Pull Off The High-Profile Event

Tuesday will mark the first time in nearly 40 years the city has hosted the Midsummer Classic.


Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals looks on from the dugout before the start of the Nationals game against the Colorado Rockies at Nationals Park on July 7, 2012 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Bryce Harper, Michael Bourn Added to NL All-Stars

Manager Tony LaRussa picks injury replacements for Giancarlo Stanton & Ian Desmond.


Colorado Rockies vs St. Louis Cardinals

St. Louis Cardinals team up with Carlos Beltran for ticket promotion

St. Louis, MO, (KMOX) – The St. Louis Cardinals and Carlos Beltran team up for a ticket promotion at the State Farm Home Run Derby at Kaufman Stadium. For every home run that Carlos Beltran […]


Colorado Rockies vs St. Louis Cardinals

Molina to Bereavement List, Holliday Named as All-Star Game Replacement

ST. LOUIS, Mo, (KMOX) – The St. Louis Cardinals have announced that All-Star catcher Yadier Molina has been placed on MLB’s bereavement list and catcher Bryan Anderson has been recalled from Memphis (AAA). The left-handed […]