St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina is traveling to Puerto Rico following the death of his wife's grandfather and will not participate in the 2012 MLB All-Star Game. Tony La Russa has chosen Matt Holliday to replace Molina on the National League team.
Like Molina, Holliday has been an important part of a potent Cardinals offense; he's hitting .318/.397/.526 with 20 doubles, 14 home runs and 56 runs batted in.
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