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Time to overhaul All-Star rules?

Should the All-Star rules be changed?

Updated: July 6, 2003, 7:24 PM ET

Even the two extra roster spaces didn't seem to stop the controversial All-Star selections this year. Somebody named Lance Carter is "representing" the Devil Rays. Mike Williams -- the Pittsburgh closer with an ERA over 6.00 and more baserunners allowed than a slowpitch softball pitcher -- may qualify as the worst All-Star ever.

Jayson Stark says it's time to end the rule requiring every team to have a representative unless the team meets a certain requirement, such as being close to .500 ...

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