Projecting the All-Stars
Do the following scenarios look somewhat familiar?
• An undeserving player receives enough votes to earn a starting spot in the All-Star Game.
• A deserving player finishes about 10th in the balloting and practically needs a lobbying firm to help him gain All-Star admittance.
• An All-Star manager picks his own player over a more logical choice from another team.
At least one of these scenarios plays out every year around All-Star ...
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