Eight logical All-Star substitutions
More interesting to me is the selection process and the bizarre and sometimes aggravating choices made, sometimes to fulfill the every-team-gets-one requirement (more on that later), sometimes due to the managers picking their own guys over better alternatives, and sometimes because the perception of a player trumps the reality.
If I was setting the rosters, here are eight substitutions I'd make to the ones announced Sunday night on ESPN.
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