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Mauer Top Vote-Getter for All-Star Game
NEW YORK (AP) -- American League MVP Joe Mauer is the fans' choice to start the 81st All-Star game in Anaheim.

The Minnesota Twins catcher was announced as the top vote-getter by Major League Baseball on Sunday. He is joined by teammate and first baseman Justin Morneau on the American League's starting squad.

The other AL starters: Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano and shortstop Derek Jeter; Tampa Bay third baseman Evan Longoria; Texas designated hitter Vladimir Guerrero; and Texas' Josh Hamilton, Seattle's Ichiro Suzuki and Tampa Bay's Carl Crawford in the outfield.

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