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TSL MLB All-Star Turn Up: Seven Funky Facts About The 87th Midsummer Classic

 AL DOMINATIONAfter Tuesday nights 4-2 win at Petco Park in San Diego, the American League is 22-6-1 in the last 29 All-Star Games.

 

AL DOMINATION

After Tuesday nights 4-2 win at Petco Park in San Diego, the American League is 22-6-1 in the last 29 All-Star Games. The National League leads the all-time series at 43-42-2.

YOUNG CUB CLUBBIN’

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant homered in the first inning off cross-town rival Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox to give the NL a 1-0 lead, becoming the eighth Cubs player to homer in the Midsummer Classic, joining Augie Galan (1936), Hank Sauer (1952), Hall of Famer Ernie Banks (1960), George Altman (1961), Hall of Famer Billy Williams (1964), HOF Andre Dawson (1991) and Alfonso Soriano (2007).