Ned Yost names All-Star Game coaching staff

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost watches from the dugout during the seventh inning of an interleague baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Friday, May 29, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

NEW YORK (AP) – The Los Angeles Dodgers’ Don Mattingly and Cincinnati’s Bryan Price have been picked as All-Star coaches by NL manager Bruce Bochy of the World Series champion San Francisco Giants.

Houston’s A.J. Hinch and Seattle’s Lloyd McClendon were selected for the July 14 game in Cincinnati by AL manager Ned Yost of Kansas City, Major League Baseball said Thursday.

The NL staff also includes Bochy’s Giants staff: assistant coach Shawon Dunston, bullpen coach Mark Gardner, first base coach Bill Hayes, third base coach Roberto Kelly, batting coach Hensley Meulens, pitching coach Dave Righetti and bench coach Ron Wotus. Cincinnati head athletic trainer Paul Lessard and Colorado assistant athletic trainer Scott Gehret also were selected.

The AL on-field staff includes Royals pitching coach Dave Eiland, catching coach Pedro Grifol, bullpen coach Doug Henry, third base coach Mike Jirschele, first base coach Rusty Kuntz, hitting coach Dale Sveum and bench coach Don Wakamatsu. Los Angeles Angels head athletic trainer Adam Nevala and Tampa Bay assistant athletic trainer Paul Harker will join them.

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