MLB All-Star Futures Game 2018: Date, start time, rosters, how to watch

Feb 22 2018 Disney FL USA Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Kyle Wright during media day at Champions Stadium. Mandatory Credit Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

This will mark his fourth consecutive fan-elected start and sixth overall All-Star selection.

"We are proud to have three former Legends recognized in this season's MLB All-Star Game".

Not counting any players who withdraw from the event or any potential injuries, the rosters for the 2018 MLB All-Star Game are pretty much set.

The American League starters are as follows: Wilson Ramos (catcher, Tampa Bay Rays), Jose Abreu (first baseman, Chicago White Sox), Jose Altuve (second baseman, Houston Astros), Manny Machado (shortstop, Baltimore Orioles), Jose Ramirez (third baseman, Cleveland Indians), Mookie Betts (outfielder, Boston Red Sox), Mike Trout (outfielder, Los Angeles Angels), Aaron Judge (outfielder, New York Yankees) and J.D. Martinez (designated hitter, Boston Red Sox).

This is second All-Star Game but his first as a starter. His 22 home runs lead all Major League first basemen, and he hits a long ball every 11.1 at-bats; that's the fewest at-bats per homer ratio in all of baseball. He improved his numbers during 2012, recording a 14-4 record in 26 games pitching 134 innings.

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The Minor League Baseball Umpires who will work the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game are Malachi Moore (home plate) of the Texas League, who is a product of the umpiring program at the MLB Youth Academy in Compton, California; Venezuelan native Edwin Moscoso (first base) of the Southern League; Kyle McCrady (second base) of the Texas League; and John Mang (third base) of the Eastern League.

Major League Baseball (MLB) is the most historic professional sports league in the United States and consists of 30 member clubs in the USA and Canada, representing the highest level of professional baseball. Steve Donohue, head athletic trainer of the New York Yankees, Kyle Turner, assistant athletic trainer of the Kansas City Royals, and James Clifford, Major League performance specialist for the Seattle Mariners, will round out the AL staff. The Home Run Derby will take place on Monday, July 16.

The Futures Game airs live on MLB Netwrok.

The 20th Futures Game will be played July 15 at Nationals Park at 1:00p.

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