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American League wins All-Star game 4-3 Featured

The American League out scored the National League 4-3 to win Major League Baseballs All-Star game. Its the 7th win in a row for the American League.

The American League scored a run in the 2nd inning, Alex Bregman scored on a Michael Brantley double. They added a run in the 5th inning when Gary Sanchez scored on a Jorge Polanco single.
The National League cut the lead in half on a Charlie Blackman solo home run in the 6th.
The American League scored 2 runs in the 7th. Matt Chapman scored on a turned double play and Joey Gallo hit a solo home run.
The National League scored 2 runs in the 8th, Yasmani Grandal and David Dahl scored on a Pete Alonso single.
 
Cleveland Indians pitcher Shane Bieber was named the game’s MVP after he struck out the side in the fifth inning.

The AL team as a whole notched 16 strikeouts on the evening. Aroldis Chapman struck out the side in the 9th inning to earn the save.
 
The Royals Whit Merrifield played Centerfield and was 0-2 at the plate in his first All-Star game.
 
The Royals will resume play Friday when they host the Detroit Tigers.

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