20 offbeat facts about the 2013 Major League Baseball All-Star Game

Here are some offbeat facts about the 2013 MLB All-Star Game in New York City.

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2. National League All-Stars who were first-round draft picks

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    Washington Nationals left fielder Bryce Harper pulls his gloves off after his solo home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Nationals Park, July 1, 2013, in Washington.
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Here are the first-round draftees on the NL roster, starting from highest player chosen:

Bryce Harper: 1st pick of 2010

Outfield, Washington

Jason Grilli: 4th pick of 1997

Pitcher, Pittsburgh

Buster Posey: 5th pick of 2008

Catcher, San Francisco

Troy Tulowitzki: 7th pick of 2005 …. Shortstop, Colorado

Clayton Kershaw: 7th pick of 2006 ….  Pitcher, Los Angeles Dodgers

Michael Cuddyer: 9th pick of 1997 …. Outfield, Colorado

Madison Bumgarner: 10th pick of 2007 ….  Pitcher, San Francisco

Andrew McCutchen: 11th pick of 2005 …. Outfield, Pittsburgh

Jose Fernandez: 14th pick of 2011 …. Pitcher, Florida

Adam Wainwright: 29th pick of 2000 …. Pitcher, St. Louis

David Wright: 38th pick of 2001 …. Third base, New York Mets

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