Perkins among dozen named to AL pitching staff

  • Updated: July 6, 2014 - 8:34 PM

For the second straight year, Twins closer Glen Perkins has been named to the American League All-Star team.

Closer Glen Perkins has been picked to the American League pitching staff for the July 15 All-Star Game at Target Field. Perkins has a 3-0 record, 3.22 ERA and 20 saves in 36 games for the Twins this season.

In 2013, Perkins was named as an injury replacement for Boston's Clay Buchholz and didn't appear in in the game.

Here's a look at the other pitchers who will join him on the American League squad.

Felix Hernandez, Mariners

Yu Darvish, Rangers

Max Scherzer, Tigers

 Masahiro Tanaka, Yankees

Jon Lester, Red Sox

David Price, Rays

Scott Kazmir, Athletics

Mark Buehrle, Jays

 Greg Holland, Royals

Sean Doolittle, Athletics

Dellin Belances, Yankees







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Cincinnati - M. Lorenzen 6:05 PM
Pittsburgh - J. Locke
Miami - M. Latos 6:05 PM
Washington - S. Strasburg
NY Yankees - M. Pineda 6:07 PM
Toronto - M. Estrada
Philadelphia - C. Billingsley 6:10 PM
Atlanta - S. Miller
Baltimore - B. Norris 6:10 PM
NY Mets - B. Colon
Tampa Bay - D. Smyly 6:10 PM
Boston - R. Porcello
Los Angeles - Z. Greinke 7:10 PM
Milwaukee - M. Garza
Cleveland - D. Salazar 7:10 PM
Kansas City - J. Vargas
Detroit - S. Greene 7:10 PM
Chicago WSox - J. Samardzija
Oakland - J. Chavez 7:10 PM
Minnesota - T. May
Texas - W. Rodriguez 7:10 PM
Houston - S. Feldman
Chicago Cubs - K. Hendricks 7:15 PM
St. Louis - T. Lyons
Arizona - J. Collmenter 7:40 PM
Colorado - T. Matzek
Seattle - J. Paxton 9:05 PM
LA Angels - G. Richards
San Diego - A. Cashner 9:15 PM
San Francisco - R. Vogelsong
Washington 7:00 PM
Memphis 9:30 PM
Golden State
Chicago 7:00 PM
Anaheim 8:30 PM
San Jose 7:30 PM
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