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All-Star Rhodes Honors Son's Memory

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Nineteen years and eight teams into his big-league career, Cincinnati Reds setup man Arthur Rhodes has made his first All-Star team, an honor the left-hander called "the best thing that's happened to me in my whole career."

It would have been even more gratifying if his son, Jordan, who was 5 when he died in December 2008 because of an undisclosed illness, was in Anaheim to share it with him.

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