About Last Night at Citi Field

by Jason Epstein

Don’t count on me for in-depth analysis of last night’s All-Star Game from Citi Field in Queens, as I am seven time zones away and was fast asleep during this year’s “This Time It Matters” affair.

NBC Hardball Talk’s Craig Calcaterra has a handy recap of the 3–0 American League triumph — interestingly, Joe Nathan earned the save, yet Mariano Rivera took home MVP honors for pitching a scoreless eighth inning — but those with video cravings should check out links to see Prince Fielder chugging around the bases in the ninth, Robinson Cano getting drilled in the knee with a Matt Harvey fastball in the first, and Manny Machado showing off his arm from the outfield grass behind third base in the seventh.

 

 

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