Told ya Jake Peavy gets all-star nod despite losing vote

Jake Peavy Chicago White Sox

Told ya all that All-Star campaigning crap was a waste of time. I told you that Chicago White Sox and their fans’ mindless jingoism and lemming behavior to vote Jake Peavy into the Midsummer classic was for naught- not because he finished second in the voting, but because I knew HE WOULD GET THERE ANYWAY. As an injury replacement.

And he did. This is the third All-Star nod for Peavy; first since 2007, first in the AL.

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