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Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Why only two Yankees All-Stars?
By Mike Mazzeo
NEW YORK -- The
New York Yankees
have just two All-Stars (
) in Tuesday night's game at Citi Field -- the lowest number for the franchise in a single season since 1993 (
Let's take a look at why:
(8-6, 2.65 ERA) had the credentials, but American League manager Jim Leyland opted for Baltimore's
(2.11 ERA) had a chance to be voted in by the fans for the final roster spot, but Toronto's
(9-8, 4.07 ERA) didn't have an All-Star-worthy first half. Neither did 10-time All-Star
(.283, six home runs, 13 stolen bases).
Injuries, injuries, injuries.
(two) are all hurt.
for a complete history of Yankees All-Stars by season.