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Cano, Wright voted starters for 2013 MLB All-Star Game

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

New York Yankees 2B Robinson Cano was named starter for the American League and New York Mets 3B David Wright was named starter for the National League in the 2013 MLB All-Star Game on July 16th at Citi Field.

RHP Matt Harvey of the Mets was named to the National League's pitching staff and may start for the NL in the mid-summer classic.

The Yankees' close Mariano Rivera, who is retiring after this season, will make one more All-Star appearance after he was named to the AL's pitching staff.

The game will be held Citi Field and will be the first all-star game in Flushing since 1964 at Shea Stadium.

Here is the entire list of AL and NL all-stars:   

Rosters for the MLB All-Star game on Tuesday, July 16 at Citi Field in New York (x-injured, will not play; y-injury replacement):

AMERICAN LEAGUE STARTERS

Catcher - Joe Mauer, Minnesota

First Base - Chris Davis, Baltimore

Second Base - Robinson Cano, New York

Third Base - Miguel Cabrera, Detroit

Shortstop - J.J. Hardy, Baltimore

Outfield - Mike Trout, Los Angeles; Adam Jones, Baltimore; Jose Bautista, Toronto

Designated Hitter - David Ortiz, Boston

Catcher - Jason Castro, Houston; Salvador Perez, Kansas City

RESERVES

Infielders - Prince Fielder, 1b, Detroit; Jason Kipnis, 2b, Cleveland; Manny Machado, 3b, Baltimore; Dustin Pedroia, 2b, Boston; Jhonny Peralta, ss, Detroit; Ben Zobrist, 2b, Tampa Bay

Outfielders - Nelson Cruz, Texas; Alex Gordon, Kansas City, Torrii Hunter, Detroit

Designated Hitter - Edwin Encarnacion, Toronto

PITCHERS

x-Clay Buchholz, Boston; Brett Cecil, Toronto; z-Bartolo Colon, Oakland; x-Jesse Crain, Chicago; Yu Darvish, Texas; Felix Hernandez, Seattle; Hisashi Iwakuma, Seattle; Justin Masterson, Cleveland; Joe Nathan, Texas; z-Glen Perkins, Minnesota; Mariano Rivera, New York; Chris Sale, Chicago; Max Scherzer, Detroit; Justin Verlander, Detroit

 

NATIONAL LEAGUE STARTERS

Catcher - Yadier Molina, St. Louis

First Base - Joey Votto, Cincinnati

Second Base - Brandon Phillips, Cincinnati

Third Base - David Wright, New York

Shortstop - Troy Tulowitzki, Colorado

Outfield - Carlos Beltran, St. Louis; Carlos Gonzalez, Colorado; Bryce Harper, Washington

Catcher - Buster Posey, San Francisco

RESERVES

Infielders - Pedro Alvarez, 3b, Pittsburgh; Everth Cabrera, ss, San Diego; Matt Carpenter, 2b, St. Louis; Allen Craig, 1b, St. Louis; Paul Goldschmidt, 1b, Arizona; Marco Scutaro, 2b, San Francisco; Jean Segura, ss, Milwaukee

Outfielders - Domonic Brown, Philadelphia; Michael Cuddyer, Colorado; Carlos Gomez, Milwaukee; Andrew McCutchen, Pittsburgh

PITCHERS

Madison Bumgarner, San Francisco; Aroldis Chapman, Cincinnati; Patrick Corbin, Arizona; Jose Fernandez, Miami; Jason Grilli, Pittsburgh; Matt Harvey, New York; Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles; Craig Kimbrel, Atlanta; Cliff Lee, Philadelphia; Jeff Locke, Pittsburgh; Adam Wainwright, St. Louis; Travis Wood, Chicago; Jordan Zimmermann, Washington.

 

The Associated Press contributed to this story

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