CLEVELAND -- We're hear on the lakefront for the All-Star Game and it will be interesting to see how the Pirates' representatives, Josh Bell and Felipe Vazquez, fare as part of the National League squad.
The All-Star Game was always one of the highlights of the summer when I was growing up. Though it has lost some its luster since the advent of interleague play in 1997, it remains one of my most favorite events to cover.
The Pirates are just 2 1/2 games out of first place in the Central at the break. So there is plenty to talk about with the Buccos and Major League Baseball in general. I know you have good questions, so let's see if I can provide some good answers.
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