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6 MLB All-Stars That You May Not Know

Here are 6 MLB All-Stars that you may not know.

07/11/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 22:  David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox is congratulated by Jonny Gomes #5 after hitting a home run against the Oakland Athletics during the tenth inning at O.co Coliseum on June 22, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Boston Red Sox defeated the Oakland Athletics 7-6 in 10 innings.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Ortiz Helps Sox Avoid Sweep

David Ortiz hit a leadoff home run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 7-6 on Sunday to avoid a four-game series sweep.

06/22/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 20:  Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by Jed Lowrie #8 after Donaldson hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the first inning against the Boston Red Sox at O.co Coliseum on June 20, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sox Offense Continues To Scuffle

Coco Crisp drove in Kyle Blanks with a two-out single in the eighth inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Friday night.

06/21/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19:  Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Boston Red Sox during the second inning at O.co Coliseum on June 19, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Kazmir Quiets Sox

Scott Kazmir pitched seven innings to win his fourth straight start, Yoenis Cespedes hit his 14th home run of the season and the Oakland Athletics beat the Boston Red Sox 4-2 on Thursday night.

06/20/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13:  David Phelps #41 of the New York Yankees pitches against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 13, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Phelps Phenomenal

David Phelps pitched 6 2/3 of two-hit, no run ball as the New York Yankees beat the Oakland Athletics, 7-0.

06/14/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 03:  Alfonso Soriano #12 of the New York Yankees reacts after he struck out against the Oakland Athletics on June 3, 2014 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bad Night In The Bronx

Brandon Moss hit his second homer of the game leading off the 10th inning, and the Oakland Athletics rallied for a 5-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.

06/04/2014

BOSTON, MA - MAY 3:  Jonny Gomes #5 of the Boston Red Sox hits a grand slam in the first inning against the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park on May 3, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Lester Has Career High K Mark In Win

Jon Lester struck out a career-high 15, allowing one hit over eight scoreless innings and pitching the Boston Red Sox over the Oakland Athletics 6-3 on Saturday.

05/03/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 13: Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics trots around the bases after hitting a solo home run as pitcher Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox looks on with a new baseball in the fifth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 13, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Lester Outpitched, Red Sox Fall To A’s 3-0

Lester pitched into the seventh inning for his ninth quality start but it wasn’t enough as A.J. Griffin and Grant Balfour combined on a seven-hitter to lead the Oakland Athletics to a 3-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.

07/14/2013

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 12: Dutin Pedroia #15 of the Boston Red Sox hits a two-run single, scoring Jose Iglesia and Shane Victorino (not pictured) in the eighth inning against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on July 12, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Lackey Continues to Roll

By ANTONIO GONZALEZ AP Sports Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) _ Dustin Pedroia hit a tiebreaking, two-run single in the eighth inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 4-2 on Friday night in […]

07/13/2013

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