07/16/2014 03:49 pm ET

MLB Mid-Season Review I By Jonah Keri - Grantland

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Welcome to the MLB All-Star break, a necessary pause during the grueling baseball campaign, and also the most boring time of the season for many fans. Since I’ve already said my piece on the yawnfest, let’s turn our attention to something way more interesting: midseason awards and predictions!

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