Category Archives: All-Star Game

First impressions of the 2010 All-Star teams

You can now get this jersey with David Wright’s name and number on the back after he overtook Placido Polanco for the starting job at third base. Everyone with a blog will be breaking down the selections, so here are some quick thoughts. There will be plenty of places to find more in-depth analysis. Fan

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The mark of greatness

A glance VOTE WRIGHT! As we get into these final hours of All-Star voting, I will make one last point, offer one last piece of evidence that David Wright is indeed a deserving All-Star. He has the mark of greatness: Does that not make you think of others who were known as great in their

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Wouldn’t you want this kind of teammate at the All-Star Game?

Wright celebrates I’m not the only one who thinks David Wright deserves to start the 81st All-Star Game. I bet Carlos Delgado would agree, too. Just look at Wright celebrating after Delgado beat the Cubs with a walk-off single in May 2007. What a great teammate. First off, Andy McCullough of the Star-Ledger points out

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David Wright’s jersey set

As we approach the final 24 hours of All-Star voting, here’s a look at the jerseys David Wright has earned so far. Above is 2006 in Pittsburgh, when he took Ryan Howard to the final round of the Home Run Derby. Here is 2007 in San Francisco: Now 2008 at Yankee Stadium, when he was

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Vote Wright! Keep the streak alive!

[NOTE: I actually had this written and set to go up last night, but then Polanco went on the DL, so it no longer carries the same weight. But here it is nonetheless.] David Wright has played in each of the past four All-Star Games ever since being voted in as a starter for his

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