"As ever, the players brought nothing to the table in selecting All-Stars. The players' participation in the voting is what led to the exclusion of the high-profile superstars that MLB needs in the game."
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Joe Sheehan has been writing about baseball since 1995, when he was one of the founding members of Baseball Prospectus. He was a longtime contributor to Sports Illustrated, and has written for Baseball America, The New York Times, The Athletic, and many more outlets. He also has extensive TV, radio, and podcast experience.