Moore, named to his first All-Star Game, is 13-3 with a 3.44 ERA in 19 starts this season. He was named a replacement for injured
Texas Rangers right-hander
Yu Darvish, who has struggled with an upper back strain.
Meanwhile, Rays head athletic trainer Ron Porterfield was kept busy early as the AL trainer. In the first, he tended to New York Yankees second baseman
Robinson Cano when a throw from the National League's starting pitcher,
New York Mets right-hander
Matt Harvey, struck Cano on the right quadriceps.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reported that Cano sustained a minor quadriceps injury. X-rays were negative.
Ben Zobrist also was part of the event, his second All-Star Game (2009 was his first). But he did not play