Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Tampa Bay Rays

2014 All-Star Game lineups, rosters

National League

Starting lineup

CFAndrew McCutchenPirates

RFYasiel PuigDodgers

SSTroy TulowitzkiRockies

1BPaul GoldschmidtD'backs

DHGiancarlo StantonMarlins

3BAramis RamirezBrewers

2BChase UtleyPhillies

CJonathan LucroyBrewers

LFCarlos GomezBrewers

PAdam WainwrightCardinals

Reserves

Pitchers

r-Henderson Alvarez, Marlins

x-Madison Bumgarner, Giants

Aroldis Chapman, Reds

r-Tyler Clippard, Nationals

x-Johnny Cueto, Reds

Zack Greinke, Dodgers

r-Tim Hudson, Giants

Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers

Craig Kimbrel, Braves

Pat Neshek, Cardinals

Francisco Rodriguez, Brewers

x-Tyson Ross, Padres

x-Jeff Samardzija, Cubs/A's

r-Alfredo Simon, Reds

r-Huston Street, Padres

x-Julio Teheran, Braves

Tony Watson, Pirates

x-Jordan Zimmermann, Nationals

Catchers

Devin Mesoraco, Reds

r-Miguel Montero, D'backs

Infielders

Matt Carpenter, Cardinals

Starlin Castro, Cubs

Todd Frazier, Reds

Freddie Freeman, Braves

Dee Gordon, Dodgers

Daniel Murphy, Mets

z-Anthony Rizzo, Cubs

Outfielders

Charlie Blackmon, Rockies

Josh Harrison, Pirates

Hunter Pence, Giants

American League

Starting lineup

SSDerek JeterYankees

LFMike TroutAngeles

2BRobinson CanoMariners

1BMiguel CabreraTigers

RFJose BautistaJays

DHNelson CruzOrioles

CFAdam JonesOrioles

3BJosh DonaldsonA's

CSalvador PerezRoyals

PFelix HernandezMariners

RESERVES

Pitchers

Dellin Betances, Yankees

Mark Buehrle, Jays

Yu Darvish, Rangers

Sean Doolittle, A's

Felix Hernandez, Mariners

Greg Holland, Royals

Scott Kazmir, A's

Jon Lester, Red Sox

Glen Perkins, Twins

x-David Price, Rays

r-Fernando Rodney, Mariners

z-Chris Sale, White Sox

Max Scherzer, Tigers

x-Masahiro Tanaka, Yankees

r-Koji Uehara, Red Sox

Catchers

Derek Norris, A's

r-Kurt Suzuki, Twins

x-Matt Wieters, Orioles

Infielders

Jose Abreu, White Sox

Jose Altuve, Astros

Adrian Beltre, Rangers

x-Edwin Encarnacion, Jays

r-Kyle Seager, Mariners

Brandon Moss, A's

Alexei Ramirez, White Sox

Outfielders

Michael Brantley, Indians

Yoenis Cespedes, A's

x-Alex Gordon, Royals

r-Erick Aybar, Angels

Designated hitters

x-Victor Martinez, Tigers

r-Ian Kinsler, Tigers

x-inactive; r-replacement; z-mlb.com final vote

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Updated: 2 hours ago
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Updated: 5 hours ago
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Updated: 9 hours ago
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Updated: 12 hours ago
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Published: 04/24/18
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Published: 04/23/18
Alex Cobb and Logan Morrison have ex-Ray vision. Here’s what they see.

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Published: 04/23/18
Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Rays win on Carlos Gomez’s walkoff home run

Sports Day Tampa Bay podcast: Rays win on Carlos Gomez’s walkoff home run

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Published: 04/23/18
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