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Giants' Bumgarner, Crawford, Panik join All-Star squad

SAN FRANCISCO Buster Posey will have company at the All-Star Game. Giants teammates Madison Bumgarner, Brandon Crawford and Joe Panik were selected Monday as National League reserves and will join their starting catcher for the July 14 game in Cincinnati. Bruce Bochy will manage the NL side. This marks the third consecutive All-Star selection for Bumgarner (8-5, 3.35). The left-hander did not appear in either of his two previous midsummer classics but would be in line to do so this time. Bumgarner's final start before the break is Friday, which would allow him three-day's rest plenty, considering All-Star outings rarely last more than an inning or two. Bumgarner, who offers...

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