First- and second-half all-stars

Players who trend better in the first or second halves of the season

Updated: March 1, 2010, 6:57 PM ET
By Tristan H. Cockcroft | ESPN.com

What is it about the All-Star break?

Three days' rest might seem insignificant, but for some baseball players, it represents a turning point in their seasons. For some, perhaps it's lengthy enough to halt their momentum, leading to a downturn in performance for the remainder of the season. For others, maybe it's enough of a breather to refresh for a second-half push.

Or, perhaps, certain players simply have a tendency to either start or finish strong regardless of relation ...

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