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July 6, 2008 12:36 PM

A bit more on Ichiro the All-Star

Posted by Jose Romero

-He is the only Mariner named to the All-Star team.
-He received 2,012,912 votes, third-most among AL outfielders.
-He is 6-for-18 with a double, HR and 4 RBI in 7 ASGs.
-He was the MVP last year, going 3-for-3 in San Francisco and hit the first inside-the-park HR in ASG history.
-He's batting .304 this season
-This is the 15th consecutive season Ichiro has been named an All-Star, with seven in a row in Japan with the Orix Blue Wave before he came to Seattle.

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Posted by Capo

1:47 PM, Jul 06, 2008

Brandon Morrow really deserves to go as well.

Posted by Briguy17

3:03 PM, Jul 06, 2008

You know the Mariners are having a bad year when they only get one all-star. Just pathetic for a franchise which shelled out $116 million.

Posted by oregongal

5:32 PM, Jul 06, 2008

Ichiro took some heat for a slow start, but he's heated up and deserves to go to the ASG this year. Can't say I think that about any other Mariner, although Morrow's been terrific, and I wanted to vote for Beltre because of his work the last half of last season.

Posted by mtmike

8:17 PM, Jul 06, 2008

I'd pass on Ichi, he hasn't come up clutch as he usually does which makes up for his lack of power stats.

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