All Star Game

Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Josh Bell (55) during the first round in the 2019 MLB Home Run Derby at Progressive Field.
© Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports
July 16, 2019 - 8:01 pm
Baseball's All-Star game is fading as a midsummer television attraction, but the adjunct Home Run Derby is becoming popular in its own right.
Read More
(AP Photo/Ben Walker)
July 10, 2019 - 5:17 am
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — The only errors on the scoreboard at the All-Star Game were by the scoreboard. At least one player noticed — and wasn't too pleased. The giant board at Progressive Field was filled with mistakes Tuesday night, including a couple of misspelled names...
Read More
Photo By: Noah Hiles
Noah Hiles
July 09, 2019 - 12:24 pm
“It’s been pretty amazing,” Meadows said as he reflected upon the journey to his first big league All Star game. “It’s been a crazy five or six years for me but I realize that my career is taking off. I am just looking forward to being in an everyday lineup for Tampa Bay and helping the team win.”
Read More
© Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
Noah Hiles
July 08, 2019 - 3:48 pm
“I knew that (Bell) had great talent and this year he has put it all together,” said two time American League MVP Mike Trout. “His statistics show it. I am really excited to watch him (in the Home Run derby).”
Read More
Josh Bell
Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports
July 08, 2019 - 1:40 pm
You might stand and yell. You might urge a ball to stay fair. You might do your best Chris Berman (it will be better than his, of course) and shout "back, back, back, back ..."
Read More
© Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports
July 06, 2019 - 4:48 pm
Prior to the game against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday afternoon at PNC Park, Pirates Closer Felipe Vazquez was added to the NL All Star Team with Milwaukee Brewers Pitcher Brandon Woodruff.
Read More
Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Shane Bieber delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Tuesday, June 25, 2019, in Cleveland.
(AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
July 05, 2019 - 6:57 pm
Shane Bieber, Liam Hendriks and Max Muncy have been added to rosters for next week's All-Star Game.
Read More
© Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
July 02, 2019 - 2:57 pm
Pirates First Baseman Josh Bell started the month of July the same way he ended the month of May, with a bang. Bell hit three home runs and seven runs batted in, joined Willie Stargell, Roberto Clemente, Dick Stuart and Ralph Kiner as the only Pirates to achieve that feat.
Read More
Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred signs baseballs after announcing that Atlanta will host the 2021 All-Star Game, Wednesday, May 29, 2019, in Atlanta.
(AP Photo/John Bazemore)
May 29, 2019 - 8:52 pm
MLB's 2021 All-Star Game will be played at Atlanta in what could be the first national showcase for SunTrust Park since the stadium opened in 2017.
Read More
© Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports
February 18, 2019 - 4:37 am
LeBron James was trading lob passes with Dwyane Wade again, one last time. Catching lobs from former teammate Kyrie Irving once again, too. And after making a stepback 3-pointer late, he stared down Joel Embiid to send a message without saying a word.
Read More