All Star Game

Mauer Chosen As Lone Twins’ All Star
The American and National League All Stars were chosen Sunday and the lone Twins’ representative is catcher Joe Mauer.
Mauer was picked by Texas Manager Ron Washington to backup Texas catcher Mike Napoli.
Mauer is batting .325 with 4 homeruns and 36 RBIs this season...
Rubio 3rd, Love 5th In All Star Voting
Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio is 3rd among guards in the Western Conference in the All Star voting.  Rubio has received 133,520 votes and trails 2nd place Chris Paul of the L.A. Clippers by 460,000 votes for 2nd place.  Kobe Bryant of the Lakers is the leader with 690,000 votes