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MLB All-Star Game managers name coaching staffs

Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire smiles after an

Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire smiles after an out call on a third-base steal attempt by Brian Dozier was reversed on review and Dozier was safe in the first inning of a game against the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday, June 4, 2014. Credit: AP / JIm Mone

Ron Gardenhire will be in the dugout with the AL All-Stars at his home stadium.

The Minnesota manager was chosen along with Cleveland's Terry Francona as coaches to join AL manager John Farrell of Boston in the July 15 All-Star game at Target Field.

For the NL, manager Mike Matheny of St. Louis chose Clint Hurdle of Pittsburgh and Fredi Gonzalez of Atlanta as his coaching staff.

Francona has himself managed the AL team before -- in 2005 and 2008. In that second one, Farrell served as his pitching coach for the game. Gardenhire, who has managed the Twins since 2002, has been an AL coach in 2003 and 2007.

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