Avisail Garcia

Chicago All-Stars Wade Davis, Avisail Garcia as different as night and day

Chicago All-Stars Wade Davis, Avisail Garcia as different as night and day

Wade Davis and Avisail Garcia were polar opposites Monday during All-Star media day, befitting their diverse personalities.

Davis, the Cubs veteran closer, looked as relaxed as a cat on a windowsill as he talked about playing on the North Side and being selected to the National League roster. Garcia, the White Sox outfielder, was as excited as a kid in a video arcade while discussing his first trip to the All-Star Game.

If the fates allow, Chicago's two All-Stars could face each other in the late innings of Tuesday's game, just as Lee Smith struck out Ron Kittle in the eighth inning of the 1983 game at old Comiskey Park.

In events of a more certain nature, Davis is going...

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