2012 MLB All-Star Game Roster: Cole Hamels, Carlos Ruiz And NL Roll, 8-0, Over AL Tuesday Night

The National League dominated from the start, scoring five times in the first inning of the 2012 All-Star Game in Kansas City and winning 8-0. The margin was the NL's largest in the history of the Midsummer Classic.

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MLB All-Star Game 2012: Lineup, TV Schedule, Streaming And More

For the 83rd time in MLB history, the American League and Nation League will square off Tuesday during the 2012 edition of the MLB All-Star Game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City. Starting at 7:30 p.m. ET on Fox, the AL and NL will try and win home-field advantage for its league's respective champions. The NL is trying to collect its third straight victory, while the AL want to get back to it usual winning ways -- from '97-09, the AL didn't lose.

On the mound, Justin Verlander (9-5, 2.58 ERA) of the Detroit Tigers will take the ball for the AL and oppose the NL's Matt Cain (9-3, 2.62 ERA) of the San Francisco Giants.

Here's a look at the starting lineups:

American League:

1. Derek Jeter, Yankees, SS

2. Robinson Cano, Yankees, 2B

3. Josh Hamilton, Rangers, LF

4. Jose Bautista, Blue Jays, RF

5. Prince Fielder, Tigers, 1B

6. Adrian Beltre, Rangers, 3B

7. David Ortiz, Red Sox, DH

8. Mike Napoli, Rangers, C

9. Curtis Granderson, Yankees, CF

National League

1. Carlos Gonzalez, Rockies, DH

2. Melky Cabrera, Giants, CF

3. Ryan Braun, Brewers, LF

4. Joey Votto, Reds, 1B

5. Carlos Beltran, Cardinals, RF

6. Buster Posey, Giants, C

7. Pedro Sandoval, Giants, 3B

8. Dan Uggla, Braves, 2B

9. Rafael Furcal, Cardinals, SS

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2012 MLB Futures Game: Rosters, TV Schedule, Start Time And More

The MLB All-Star Week officially starts Sunday, as the 2012 MLB Futures Game will take place at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City. Starting at 5 p.m. ET on ESPN 2 or MLB.TV, the MLB's top prospects will be showcased in an exhibition game that will pit Team USA against Team World.

For those Philadelphia Phillies fans looking for a rooting interesting in the game, Team Wolrd will feature two Philly prospects -- pitchers Lisalverto Bonilla and Julio Rodriguez. Currently, both players are playing for the Reading Phillies (Double-A) and are hoping to become future teammates with the Phillies.

Bonilla, a 22-year-old righty, has a 1.23 ERA and is 2-1, while Rodriguez, 21, is 5-2 with a 3.36 ERA. Both player will not start for Team World, but could see action later on in the game.

For a look at the complete rosters of the Future's Game, click here.

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