American League Beats National League, 4-2, In All-Star Game

By Mike MurphyMarketsMarketWatch Pulse

The American League claimed home-field advantage in the World Series on Tuesday night by beating the National League, 4-2, in the Major League Baseball All-Star Game at Petco Park in San Diego. The Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer was named the game's MVP after belting a second-inning solo home run and later singling home another run. Royals teammate Salvador Perez hit a two-run homer to complete the AL's scoring. It was the AL's fourth All-Star Game win in a row.

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