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Major League Baseball All-Star Game


The Major League Baseball All-Star Game, also known as the "Midsummer Classic", is an annual professional baseball game sanctioned by Major League Baseball (MLB) contested between the All-Stars from the American League (AL) and National League (NL), currently selected by fans for starting fielders, by managers for pitchers, and by managers and players for reserves.


  • Venues 

  • All-Star Team rosters 

  • All-Star Game MVP Award 

  • Tie games, rain delays, and home-field advantage in World Series 

  • Winning streaks, run totals, longest games 

  • All-Star Game scheduling 

  • Other All-Star Game events