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How many Orioles are headed to the All-Star Game?
How many Orioles are headed to the All-Star Game?

It appears the Midsummer Classic is finally back to being must-watch television for baseball fans in Baltimore. Gone are the dark days when the Orioles sent one (sometimes deserving) player to the All-Star Game. From 2006 to 2011, the Orioles had just one All-Star each year. And in the cases of George Sherrill (2008) and Ty Wigginton (2010), the Orioles were only represented because the league mandated they sent somebody, anybody. The Orioles sent three players to the All-Star Game last season, just the second time since 2000 that they had multiple representatives. They could have even more at next month’s game, perhaps as many as five or six. First baseman Chris Davis, shortstop...

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