Alex Wood has performed like an All – Star for half a season. Wood Boat has out-performed Kershaw, so far if you ask me.
Justin Turner has performed like an MVP for half a season. Turners leg-kickin`ology has transformed itself into an assembly line…it seems to have been picked up by others on the squad. His hit streaks and batting average have become everyday success stories as well.
Kenley isn’t mistaken when he says the fan vote wasn’t strong enough to close-the-deal for both of the above players.
Having the team on TV for the masses, would have been highly, highly, beneficial too.
I will counter with
Having not won a World Series in any of the recent attempts, would bare as much weight.
Win one and I’m betting this problem works itself out.
This squad has posted All Star first half numbers…