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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JULY 15: American League All-Star Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees bats against the National League All-Stars during the 85th MLB All-Star Game at Target Field on July 15, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Jeter’s Last Appearance Boosts All-Star TV Ratings

The American League’s 5-3 win Tuesday in Minneapolis averaged more than 11.3 million viewers on Fox, up from 11 million for last year’s game at the Mets’ Citi Field in New York.

97.1 The Ticket–07/17/2014

American League All-Star Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees is greets Koji Uehara #19 of the Boston Red Sox prior to the 85th MLB All-Star Game at Target Field on July 15, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Jeter, Trout Lead AL Over NL 5-3 In All-Star Game

Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball’s national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and delivered two final All-Star hits.

97.1 The Ticket–07/16/2014

American League All-Star Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees runs to first base after his first at bat during the 85th MLB All-Star Game at Target Field on July 15, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

All-Star Farewell: Jeter Takes Bow, Hits Double

Derek Jeter was a huge hit from the very start in his final All-Star game.

97.1 The Ticket–07/16/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JULY 13: (L-R) Felix Hernandez #34, Robinson Cano #22, Fernando Rodney #56, and Kyle Seager #15 of the Seattle Mariners receive their Allstar jerseys prior to the game against the Oakland Athletics at Safeco Field on July 13, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Hernandez Vs Wainwright In All-Star Game

Seattle’s Felix Hernandez will start Tuesday night’s All-Star game for the American League and Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals will open for the National League.

97.1 The Ticket–07/15/2014

(Photo Credit: Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

10 Biggest MLB First-Half Surprises

Let’s look at the 10 biggest MLB first-half pleasant and unpleasant surprises.

07/14/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 13, 2014 in Oakland, California.

5 Things You Need To Know About The 2014 MLB All-Star Game

The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be played at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 15. Here are 5 things you need to know about the game.

07/14/2014

DETROIT, MI - MAY 23: Ian Kinsler #3 of the Detroit Tigers rounds second base during the sixth inning of the game against the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park on May 23, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Tangers 7-2.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Kinsler To Replace Injured Martinez On All-Star Roster

Kinsler is now an All-Star for the fourth time and advances to the Midsummer Classic in his first year with the Tigers.

97.1 The Ticket–07/11/2014

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 15:  Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the fifth inning of the game against the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on June 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Twins 4-3.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Porcello Not Voted Into All-Star Game

Porcello threw back-to-back complete-game shutouts, a remarkable achievement that vaulted him into contention for midseason honors.

CBS Detroit–07/10/2014

WESTWOOD, CA - APRIL 21: Actress Kate Upton attends the premiere of Twentieth Century Fox's 'The Other Woman' at Regency Village Theatre on April 21, 2014 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Kate Upton Lobbying For A Certain Major Leaguer’s Inclusion In The All-Star Game

Does Justin Verlander have competition for the title of Kate Upton’s favorite baseball player?

CBS Detroit–07/09/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 06: Rick Porcello #21 of the Detroit Tigers warms up prior to the start of the game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Comerica Park on July 6, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Porcello Hoping For All-Star Opportunity

With or without an All-Star invite, Porcello is developing into the pitcher many thought he could be.

CBS Detroit–07/07/2014

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