The American League’s starting outfield for next week’s All-Star Game certainly isn’t lacking in star power, with the Los Angeles Angels‘ Mike Trout, New York‘s Aaron Judge and Boston‘s Mookie Betts getting the nods.
The Red Sox have a second starter in designated hitter J.D. Martinez.
Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper will be in his usual spot for the All-Star Game, which will be played July 17 at Nationals Park. Harper is batting just .218 this season, but he has 21 homers and 50 RBIs.
Matt Kemp of the Los Angeles Dodgers rounds out the outfield for the National League, with Colorado‘s Nolan Arenado and San Francisco‘s Brandon Crawford joining Baez and Freeman in the infield for the NL.
Baltimore‘s Manny Machado, a coveted trade target of contending teams, will start at shortstop for the American League, with Chicago‘s Jose Abreu, Houston‘s Jose Altuve and Cleveland‘s Jose Ramirez joining him in the infield.
Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.