The MLB All-Star Futures Game is an annual baseball exhibition game hosted by Major League Baseball. Started in 1999, a team of minor league baseball prospects from the United States and a team of prospects from other countries in the World compete against each other. It is played as part of the festivities of the Major League Baseball All-Star Game.
Runtime: 180 minutes
MLB All-Star Futures Game - 2018 Major League Baseball All-Star Game - Netflix
The 2018 Major League Baseball All-Star Game will be the 89th Major League Baseball All-Star Game. The game will be hosted by the Washington Nationals and will be played at Nationals Park on July 17, 2018. It will be televised nationally by Fox. The host city was announced on April 6, 2015, by Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred; it will be the fifth All-Star Game in Washington, D.C., and the first since 1969, when the second Washington Senators hosted. It is also the first time that the Nationals have hosted the All-Star Game, and the first time that the Nationals franchise has hosted it since 1982, when the franchise played as the Montreal Expos.
MLB All-Star Futures Game - Starters - Netflix
Balloting began on June 1 and will end on July 5. As in previous Games, the top vote-getters at each position will be the selected starters for their respective positions, barring any suspensions, injuries or other issues. The reserve players are picked in a more convoluted way involving fan votes, players, and Commissioner's Office. For the fourth year, voting will be conducted online exclusively.
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