- During his dominating performance against the Rays this afternoon, CC Sabathia was named an All-Star, replacing today's game's loser, James Shields. CC, however, will not travel to the game since he's ineligible to pitch because he started today.
- David Robertson was also added to the team and will be at the game. He's replacing yesterday's Rays starter, David Price. That makes 8 Yankees to make the team.
Nick Swisher sat again today, but does expect to return to the lineup after the ASB. “I feel good (Sunday), but we’ve got three days (of rest) coming up too so I don’t see the point of rushing it,” Swisher said. “Either way, I’ll just get back after the break.