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Greinke to start All-Star Game for NL, Keuchel for AL

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Posted at 10:20 PM, Jul 13, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-13 23:23:37-04

CINCINNATI (AP) - Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke will start for the National League in Tuesday night's All-Star Game and Houston Astros lefty Dallas Keuchel will be on the mound for the American League.

The 31-year-old Greinke is 8-2 with a big league-best 1.39 ERA and enters the game at Great American Ball Park following five straight scoreless starts over 35 2-3 inning. The 27-year-old Keuchel, with a distinctive long, bushy beard, is 11-4 with a 2.23 ERA.

The AL will open the game with an all right-handed-hitting lineup for the first time.

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