The All-Star managers are speaking to the media now at Arrowhead Stadium.
Ron Washington has announced that Detroit's Justin Verlander will start for the American League. Washington's starting lineup: SS Derek Jeter, 2B Robinson Cano, LF Josh Hamilton, RF Jose Bautista, 1B Prince Fielder, 3B Adrian Beltre, DH David Ortiz, C Mike Napoli and CF Curtis Granderson.
NL manager Tony La Russa is going with San Francisco's Matt Cain as his starter.
La Russa's lineup: DH Carlos Gonzalez, CF Melky Cabrera, LF Ryan Braun, 1B Joey Votto, RF Carlos Beltran, C Buster Posey, 3B Pablo Sandoval, 2B Dan Uggla and SS Rafael Furcal.