Harvey fans three, plunks one in All-Star debut
Matt Harvey’s whirlwind two innings included a leadoff double, a plunking of Yankees slugger Robinson Cano and, ultimately, a shutout performance in the National League’s 3-0 loss. David Wright played seven innings and finished 1-for-3.
In fitting close, All-Star MVP hardware for Mo
Yankees closer Mariano Rivera took home the MVP Award on Tuesday night after he pitched a flawless eighth inning as the American League defeated the National League, 3-0
Rox enjoy All-Star experiences despite loss
Serving as the designated hitter, Michael Cuddyer drew a leadoff walk in the sixth, while Rockies left fielder Carlos Gonzalez and shortstop Troy Tulowitzki finished Tuesday’s All-Star Game hitless in the National League’s 3-0 loss at Citi Field.
Freddie Freeman out Sunday with thumb injury
Braves outfielder Freddie Freeman is unavailable Sunday with a thumb injury, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Freeman has the thumb in a soft splint. The winner of the National League’s final vote is now questionable for Tuesday’s All-Star game, so there’s a good chance he returns for the Braves shortly after the All-Star break.