Baltimore’s Wei-Yin Chen (4-4, 2.82) hasn’t lost in six starts, though he has surrendered two solo shots in each of his last three.
While they should be feeling confident with their AL Cy Young candidate on the mound, the Seattle Mariners are hoping a familiar face can provide a boost for their sluggish offense.
The Athletics have some incentive for an AL victory in the All-Star game; since 2003, the winner’s league gets to start the World Series at home, and 23 of the last 28 titles were won by teams scheduled to host four of a possible seven games.
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