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The new Midsummer Classic: Relay-racing mascots

It's not often you see Nolan Ryan racing a shark or Randy Johnson taking on on a jar of relish. But those were two of the actual pairings in the Great Mascot Race during Tuesday's All-Star Game in Kansas City.

While most see the Midsummer Classic as a time for players from all different teams to come together, let's not forget that it's also an opportunity for the mascots to flaunt their skills.