Harrison, Nathan make AL All-Star team; Darvish left off but on Final Vote

Matt Harrison was named an All-Star for the first time in his career while Joe  Nathan will be going to his fifth All-Star Game.

Harrison is tied with fellow All-Star David Price for the AL wins lead with 11. Harrison’s teammate, Yu Darvish, has a chance to tie him but was left off the AL All-Star roster.

However, Darvish has a chance to earn a spot on the team via the Final Vote. He is joined on the AL Final Vote ballot by Jonathan Broxton, Ernesto Frieri, Jason Hammel, and Jake Peavy.

Harrison is 11-3 with a 3.16 ERA in 16 starts this year while Darvish is 10-4 with a 3.57 ERA and 106 strikeouts. Joe Nathan has converted 18 of 19 save chances this season while striking out 42 and walking just four batters.

-Christian Corona

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