Victorino sitting out of All-Star Game

Shane Victorino
Shane Victorino

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Despite earning a spot on the National League All-Star team, Phillies center fielder Shane Victorino will not be playing in the upcoming All-Star Game.

The Maui native is on the disabled list after injuring his thumb in a game last weekend in Toronto.

The 2011 Major League Baseball All-Star Game is scheduled for July 12 in Phoenix, Arizona.

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