History: 1978 All-Star Game
Teams 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
AL 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 1
NL 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 x 7 10 0

All-Star Moment: Rod Carew sets All-Star Game record with two triples in one game

MVP Steve Garvey (LA)
Derby Winner N/A
Top Vote Getter Rod Carew - 4,010,136
Stadium San Diego Stadium
AL Starter Jim Palmer
AL Manager Billy Martin
NL Starter Vida Blue
NL Manager Tommy Lasorda
Two big innings were the keys to a 7-3 win for the National League. After American League starter Vida Blue surrendered three runs in the third inning, the NL tacked on four more runs against Goose Gossage in the eighth to seal the victory. The NL picked up its seventh straight win.

American League

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Carew, 1B 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 .500
Brett, 3B 3 1 2 2 0 0 0 .667
Gossage, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Rice, LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000
Lemon, LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Zisk, RF 2 0 1 0 1 1 1 .500
Evans, RF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Fisk, C 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .000
Sundberg, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
c-Thompson, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Lynn, CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .250
Money, 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
White, 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
d-Porter, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Patek, SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .333
Palmer, P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Keough, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
a-Howell, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Sorensen, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
b-Hisle, PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
Kern, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Guidry, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Nettles, 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Total 31 3 8 3 1 7 9  
  • a-Grounded out for Keough in the 4th. b-Singled for Sorensen in the 7th. c-Flied out for Sundberg in the 9th. d-Popped out for White in the 9th.
  • BATTING
    2B: Brett (1, Blue).
    3B: Carew 2 (2, Blue, Blue).
    TB: Carew 6; Hisle; Brett 3; Patek; Lynn; Zisk.
    RBI: Brett 2 (2), Fisk (1).
    Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Zisk.
    SF: Fisk; Brett.
    Team RISP: 1-for-6.
    Team LOB: 4.

    BASERUNNING
    SB: Brett (1, 2nd base off Rogers/Simmons).
    CS: Zisk (1, 2nd base by Blue/Simmons), Carew (1, 2nd base by Fingers/Boone).

    FIELDING
    E: Lemon (1, fielding).
    PB: Sundberg (1).
    DP: (Brett-Money-Carew).

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Palmer, P
2.2 3 3 3 4 4 0 10.13
Keough, P
0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Sorensen, P
3.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Kern, P
0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
Guidry, P
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Gossage, P
(L, 0-1)
1.0 4 4 4 1 1 0 36.00
Total 8.0 10 7 7 6 6 0  

National League

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rose, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .250
1-Lopes, PR-2B 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
Morgan, 2B 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .000
Clark, RF 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Foster, CF 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 .000
Luzinski, LF 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 .500
Fingers, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
b-Stargell, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Sutter, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Niekro, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Garvey, 1B 3 1 2 2 1 0 0 .667
Simmons, C 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .333
Concepcion, SS 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000
Monday, RF 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000
Rogers, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Winfield, LF 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .500
Bowa, SS 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .667
Boone, C 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 1.000
Pocoroba, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Blue, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
a-Smith, PH-RF 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000
Cey, 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Total 32 7 10 6 6 6 17  
  • a-Struck out for Blue in the 3rd. b-Flied out for Fingers in the 7th.
    1-Ran for Rose in the 7th.
  • BATTING
    2B: Rose (1, Kern).
    3B: Garvey (1, Gossage).
    TB: Boone; Simmons; Lopes; Rose 2; Bowa 2; Luzinski; Garvey 4; Winfield.
    RBI: Luzinski (1), Garvey 2 (2), Boone 2 (2), Lopes (1).
    2-out RBI: Luzinski; Garvey 2.
    Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Monday 2; Stargell 2.
    GIDP: Monday.
    Team RISP: 4-for-10.
    Team LOB: 7.

    BASERUNNING
    SB: Bowa (1, 2nd base off Palmer/Fisk).
    CS: Lopes (1, 2nd base by Gossage/Sundberg).

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Blue, P
3.0 5 3 3 1 2 0 9.00
Rogers, P
2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
Fingers, P
2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Sutter, P
(W, 1-0)
1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
Niekro, P
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Total 9.0 8 3 3 1 7 0  
Game Scores: Palmer 40, Blue 38.
WP: Gossage, Rogers.
IBB: Foster (by Kern).
Groundouts-flyouts: Palmer 2-1, Keough 0-1, Sorensen 4-3, Kern 0-1, Guidry 0-1, Gossage 1-0, Blue 3-2, Rogers 3-0, Fingers 2-0, Sutter 1-2, Niekro 0-0.
Batters faced: Palmer 14, Keough 2, Sorensen 10, Kern 4, Guidry 1, Gossage 7, Blue 14, Rogers 8, Fingers 6, Sutter 5, Niekro 1.
Inherited runners-scored: Keough 2-0, Guidry 2-0.
Umpires: HP: HP Umpire. 1B: 1B Umpire. 2B: 2B Umpire. 3B: Bill Deegan.
Weather: 83 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 7 mph, Varies.
T: 2:32.
Att: 51,549.
Venue: Qualcomm Stadium.
July 11, 1978
Boys and Girls Club of America

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