|2011 All-Star Game|
PHOENIX -- American League manager Ron Washington announced his lineup for Tuesday's All-Star Game:
1. Curtis Granderson, Yankees CF
2. Asdrubal Cabrera, Indians SS
3. Adrain Gonzalez, Red Sox 1B
4. Jose Bautista, Blue Jays RF
5. Josh Hamilton, Rangers LF
6. Adrian Beltre, Rangers 3B
7. David Ortiz, Red Sox DH
8. Robinson Cano, Yankees 2B
9. Alex Avila, Tigers C
SP Jered Weaver, Angels
NOTES: WEEI reports that Josh Beckett was next in line to start the All-Star Game. “What I ended up doing was the way exactly the players and the fans picked it,” Washington said. “They had [Justin] Verlander, Weaver, Beckett and all the way down the line. As each body got eliminated one got moved up. So Jered just ended up moving up."
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