2015 Real MLB All-Stars: American League

The American League All-Star roster is set and we take a numeric approach in gauging the fans and managers’ accuracy in selecting the players. Once again, we will utilize Felipe’s Ultimate Baseball Advanced Rankings (or FUBAR for short).

American League Roster


The Fans SaySalvador Perez

FUBAR SaysRussell Martin


Managers Pick: Martin, and Stephen Vogt

Fubar Says: Vogt and Brian McCann

First Base

The Fans SayMiguel Cabrera

FUBAR SaysMark Teixeira


Managers Pick: Albert Pujols and Teixeira

Fubar Says: Cabrera and Mitch Moreland

Second Base

The Fans SayJose Altuve

FUBAR Says: Jason Kipnis


Managers Pick: Kipnis and Brock Holt

Fubar Says: Brian Dozier and Logan Forsythe


The Fans SayAlcides Escobar

FUBAR SaysBrad Miller


Managers Pick: Jose Iglesias

Fubar Says: Iglesias

Third Base

The Fans SayJosh Donaldson

FUBAR Says: Manny Machado


Managers Pick: Machado

Fubar Says: Donaldson


The Fans SayMike TroutLorenzo Cain, and Alex Gordon

FUBAR SaysBrett Gardner (left field), Mike Trout (center), Jose Bautista (right)


Managers Pick: Adam Jones, Bautista, J.D. Martinez

Fubar Says: Yoenis Cespedes, Gordon, Cain

Designated Hitter

The Fans SayNelson Cruz

FUBAR Says: Albert Pujols 


Managers Pick: Prince Fielder

Fubar Says: Michael Brantley

Featured Image Credit: By Keith Allison on Flickr (Originally posted to Flickr as “Jose Bautista”) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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