The Cleveland Indians have been selected to host the 2019 Major League Baseball All-Star Game, according to multiple sources, as reported by Cleveland.com’s Zack Meisel. An official announcement is expected tomorrow morning.
According to People Magazine, the 2016 Budweiser All-Star Concert series will feature performers Gwen Stefani, Tori Kelly, and OneRepublic. The concerts will be spread out over two days during the weekend prior to the All-Star Game.
On Friday, July 8 at 7 p.m. Pacific time, OneRepublic is scheduled to perform along with Needtobreathe. On Saturday the 9th, Tori Kelly and All Time Low are slated for a noon performance, with Gwen Stefani and Eve wrapping up the series at 7 p.m.
Five Chicago Cubs players are among the leaders for the National League in the latest 2016 All-Star Game balloting totals released Wednesday by Major League Baseball, joining three Kansas City Royals and three Boston Red Sox among the American League leaders announced Tuesday.
With two weeks of fan voting remaining, the top four spots in the NL are occupied by Cubs—Anthony Rizzo, Ben Zobrist, Kris Bryant, and Dexter Fowler—with Bryce Harper of the Nationals and Yoenis Céspedes of the Mets following closely behind in the race for the top vote-getter. In the AL, David Ortiz and Salvador Pérez have become the first two players to eclipse two million votes.