Ex-Razorback Cliff Lee heads to All-Star game

FAYETTEVILLE, AR (AP) - Former Razorback and current Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee is making his fourth appearance in the MLB All-Star game.

The game is set for Tuesday night at Citi Field in New York.

Lee is a native of Benton and won the Cy Young award in 2008. He's previously played in the All-Star game in 2008, 2010 and 2011.

So far this season, Lee leads the Phillies with 10 wins. He has a 2.73 ERA in 18 starts and has struck out 119 batters so far this year.

Lee is in his 12th season in the majors with an overall career record of 135-80.

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