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Old 01-15-18, 01:47 PM
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Originally Posted by 14Red View Post
Ok, I'll continue...does the 8 straight All star appearances still resonate today? The all star voting was ALL done by the fans back then. We vividly remember guys who had no business being voted going to the game. Now Morgan certainly deserved being there. But again, how much of that had to do with the Reds team success? What if he was on the Astros still?
All Star voting continues to be a joke with plenty of players getting snubbed every year in both leagues. It's no more credible of a marker of a players overall success now than it ever was before.

All you need to say is that every team must have at least one representative. There are plenty of years where a team legitimately has no All-Stars.
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