Photo by: Manuel Balce Ceneta

Washington Nationals’ All-Star Stephen Strasburg speaks during a news conference Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at Nationals Park in Washington. Strasburg, and teammates Gio Gonzalez and Ian Desmond are the team's representatives in the 2012 MLB All-Star Game on July 10, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)