Yankees on top at All-Star break

After a big weekend in Boston, the Bronx Bombers are clearly the class of MLB

Updated: July 9, 2012, 3:12 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

BOSTON -- The greatest closer of all time tumbled to mortality in Kansas City. One of the greatest power hitters of all time stumbled to what looks like a very pedestrian existence with a bat in his hand. Their starting left fielder played nine games.

Yet the New York Yankees cruised into the All-Star break with the best record in baseball (52-33). They have a seven-game lead in the American League East over the Baltimore Orioles. By winning three of four at Fenway Park this weekend, they ...

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