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Schmuck: Shouldn't be a surprise to see Orioles' Darren O'Day an All-Star

Schmuck: Shouldn't be a surprise to see Orioles' Darren O'Day an All-Star

For weeks, we've been hearing about all that is wrong with the All-Star selection process — and there was plenty to complain about — but the American League and National League teams that will meet next Tuesday to determine home-field advantage in the World Series fairly represent the best and brightest players in the game. That's saying a lot after the early voting made it look like the midsummer classic was going to feature an AL lineup that included Mike Trout and eight Kansas City Royals, including one of the lightest-hitting players in the game. There still will be six Royals on the team, but that's no great outrage since they represented the AL in last...

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