Second baseman Jose Altuve, who is making his sixth All-Star appearance and fifth consecutive, was selected as a starter.
Among potential starting pitchers for the American League are the winningest hurlers in the major leagues, the Yankees' Luis Severino (14-2) and Cleveland's Corey Kluber (12-4), plus Yankees ace closer Aroldis Chapman.
With that being said, here is your 2018 American League All-Star team. "I am going to be pumped up for this game, pitching in front of my hometown fans".
The game, which will be played on July 17 in Washington, D.C., features five All-Stars from the defending World Series champion Houston Astros, matching the Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox for the most in the league. "It means so much to have such a great honor", Altuve said.
Boston's Mookie Betts, who leads the major leagues with a.342 batting average, is also an AL outfielder starter. Find the full rosters for both the American League and National League here.
See a glacier spawn an iceberg in this dramatic video
New York University scientists have captured a four-mile iceberg breaking away from a glacier in eastern Greenland on video. It's a tabular iceberg, long and flat; in the video, you can also see tall, thin pinnacle icebergs crack off and flip over.
Bucks’ Donte DiVincenzo has $3.71 in his bank account
Assuming 120 percent of the rookie scale, he'd be on track for a two-year deal worth $5,386,800 ($2,481,000 being the cap hit). According to the NBA Rookie Scale, the first-year salary of a 17th pick should be around $2,067,500.
A quick look at the "final four" Supreme Court candidates
In this March 8, 2017, file photo, Judge Thomas Hardiman smiles during a meeting with The Associated Press in Philadelphia. Supreme Court shows that we also can no longer count on our highest court to uphold these protections".
He told ESPN's All-Star Selection Show that he felt honored to be the game's leading vote-getter.
Wilson Ramos will start behind the plate as he represents the Tampa Bay Rays, and Jose Abreu represents the Chicago White Sox at first base.
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First baseman Freddie Freeman and outfielder Nick Markakis, a first-time selection at 34, will be joined in the lineup by Cubs catcher Willson Contreras and second baseman Javier Baez. "It's grip it, rip it and let's see what happens".
Tropical Storm Chris is shown off the eastern coast of North and SC , U.S., in this satellite image July 9, 2018 at 16:12 UTC. Winds are still at 70 miles per hour , making it a strong tropical storm approaching hurricane strength.
It had been feared that sustained heavy rain could raise water levels inside the cave, greatly hindering the rescue operation . Musk posted videos on Twitter of the aluminum sub being tested at a swimming pool Sunday midafternoon California time.
On Sunday, teams of divers brought out four of the trapped boys but waited several hours before confirming their safe rescue. Monday's rescue effort took about nine hours, two fewer than the day before, in a sign of growing confidence and expertise.
The BoE is expected to raise rates by 25 basis points to 0.75 percent on August 2, according to a Reuters poll of economists. A man takes a photograph of the Canary Wharf financial district from Greenwich Park in London, Britain, January 22, 2017.
The Duchess of Cambridge paused her maternity leave on Tuesday for a special occasion, close to her heart - literally. The service will be followed by a fly-by at Buckingham Palace and another balcony appearance from the royal family.
Captain Harry Kane is leading England's charge with six goals so far, putting him top in the race for the Golden Boot. In possession, Belgium stuck to their classic 3-4-2-1 system, however, the formation was subjected to minor tweaks.
England's progress in Russian Federation has revived the Three Lions anthem - which includes the line "football's coming home". But you wouldn't know it judging by the training exercise the Three Lions have been taking part in.
After nearly a decade on the loose, authorities have finally captured a "monster" Northern Territory crocodile. It was snared in a trap moored in the spawling Katherine River system, about 250 miles south of Darwin.
The victor will face either Croatia or England , who play Thursday (2am Malaysia time ), in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium on Sunday. Hazard moved to Lille when he was 14 and he and his brothers used to admire the French 1998 World Cup winning side.
That's about 600 million years older than similar chlorophyll fossils found previously, scientists reported in the new study. In fact, the ancient oceans that were once dominated by the cyanobacterial started to disappear when algae became prevalent.
Barcelona eye move for Chelsea star Eden Hazard
The challenges will now be harder for City as their domestic rivals Manchester United and Liverpool are strengthening their side. Hazard now wears the number 10 shirt for club and country, but Luka Modric occupies that jersey at the Bernabeu.
Disney's Christopher Robin Sneak Peek Has Adorable Animals
Marc Forster ( Finding Neverland ) directs Christopher Robin from a screenplay by Alex Ross Perry and Allison Schroeder . The producers are Brigham Taylor and Kristin Burr with Renée Wolfe and Jeremy Johns serving as executive producers.
Fireball seen across Midwest skies Sunday evening
More than 200 reports about a fireball visible across the central United States were submitted to the American Meteor Society. One woman who filed a report with the AMS said she heard a loud boom after the fireball passed.
Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are engaged
The couple got engaged at a resort in the Bahamas on July 7, a date that holds religious significance to Bieber. Stephen Baldwin also is a minister in NY who appreciates Bieber's devotion to Christian values.