Filed under: News Open Thread: All Star Game, 7/11 By jbox Jul 11, 2006, 4:23pm PDT Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Open Thread: All Star Game, 7/11 Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email The AL is going DOWN! Hoffman: "The fact is, we're not being given much of a chance in this," said Padres closer Trevor Hoffman. "It's a bit frustrating that this is already being written up as a win for the American League." All Star Preview More From Gaslamp Ball Good Morning San Diego: Padres blow out Cardinals in home finale Game #156: San Diego Padres vs. St. Louis Cardinals Padres Reacts Survey Results: Are the leadership problems actually Bob Melvin’s fault? Game #155: San Diego Padres vs. St. Louis Cardinals Game #154: San Diego Padres vs. St. Louis Cardinals Good Morning San Diego: Should Padres ‘run it back’ in 2024?