Hernandez, Wainwright named All-Star starters

MINNEAPOLIS - Seattle's Felix Hernandez will start Tuesday night's All-Star game for the American League and Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals will open for the National League.

Hernandez, the first Venezuelan pitcher to start for the All-Stars, is 11-2 with a 2.12 ERA. He is just the second Seattle pitcher to start an All-Star game following Randy Johnson in 1995 and 1997.

NL manager Mike Matheny of the Cardinals chose the ace of his own staff. Wainwright is 12-4 with a 1.83 ERA and three complete games in 19 starts. It will be the 11th All-Star start by a Cardinals pitcher.

Here are the starting lineups for both leagues.

NATIONAL LEAGUE

1. CF Andrew McCutchen, Pirates

2. RF Yasiel Puig, Dodgers

3. SS Troy Tulowitzki, Rockies

4. 1B Paul Goldschmidt, D-backs

5. DH Giancarlo Stanton, Marlins

6. 3B Aramis Ramirez, Brewers

7. 2B Chase Utley, Phillies

8. C Jonathan Lucroy, Brewers

9. LF Carlos Gomez, Brewers

p Adam Wainwright, Cardinals

AMERICAN LEAGUE

1. SS Derek Jeter, Yankees

2. LF Mike Trout, Angels

3. 2B Robinson Cano, Mariners

4. 1B Miguel Cabrera, Tigers

5. RF Jose Bautista, Blue Jays

6. DH Nelson Cruz, Orioles

7. CF Adam Jones, Orioles

8. 3B Josh Donaldson, A's

9. C Salvador Perez, Royals

p Felix Hernandez, Mariners


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