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Overbay among those left out

Lyle Overbay leads the list of players who have the right to be annoyed over being left off All-Star Game rosters.

Originally Published: July 4, 2004
By Buster Olney | ESPN The Magazine

The Oliver Stones of the baseball world believe everything in baseball is designed, ultimately, to help the Commissioner's favorite team, the Milwaukee Brewers. The wild card? The conspiracy theorists will tell you it was a gimmick meant to aid the Brewers' chances of making the postseason. The '98 expansion? A ploy to shift Milwaukee to the National League. And contraction -- why other teams instead of the Brewers?

But Bud Selig has some evidence that he does not pull every string, now ...

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