Alex Rodriguez will make more this year than all the Houston Astros combined -- a lot more.
Outfielders Ryan Braun of Milwaukee, Giancarlo Stanton of Miami and Adam Jones of Baltimore and Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey headline the United States' provisional roster for the upcoming World Baseball Classic.
We polled our experts and asked them to give their award winners 25 percent of the way through the season, and here are the results.
The Houston Astros optioned left-hander J.A. Happ to Triple-A Oklahoma City before to Saturday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers.
Based on that final balloting update, it appears the American League starting lineup for the All-Star game will be loaded with Yankees and Red Sox.
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Ryan Howard, who leads the major leagues in home runs, is one of eight players who will compete in the All-Star Home Run Derby next Monday.