DENVER (CBS) — It was a largely strong night time for the Chicago gamers within the Major League Baseball All-Star Game Tuesday night time – however the White Sox’ Tim Anderson obtained neglected.
One of many challenges for a supervisor within the MLB All-Star recreation is getting everyone within the recreation. Sadly, Anderson drew the quick straw on the American League squad, no less than when it got here to batting.
American League supervisor Kevin Money appeared to point Carlos Rodon didn’t possibly need or must pitch. However Lance Lynn did comply with Shohei Ohtani with a scoreless second inning whereas placing out 1, and Sox nearer Liam Hendriks obtained the save – ending off the win for the American League with a scoreless ninth.
For the Cubs on the Nationwide League crew, Kris Bryant had a tricky 0-2, whereas Craig Kimbrel simply made a fast look within the ninth getting two outs earlier than he was pulled.
However Anderson, who performed two innings at quick, didn’t get an at bat.
“I felt the strain of getting everyone in, after we labored actually onerous… our bench coach did an incredible job. The blokes that wished to pitch and wanted to pitch obtained in,” Money mentioned. “The one man that I’m nonetheless sick to my abdomen about is Tim Anderson. He performed two innings of protection. We left him stranded on deck.’”
Anderson didn’t even get a ball hit to him at quick. However hopefully he’ll have many extra possibilities within the All-Star recreation sooner or later.