History: 1998 All-Star Game
Teams 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
AL 0 0 0 4 1 3 1 1 3 13 19 2
NL 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 2 0 8 12 1

All-Star Moment: Roberto Alomar's blast caps off MVP performance.

MVP Roberto Alomar (BAL)
Derby Winner Ken Griffey Jr. (SEA)
Top Vote Getter Ken Griffey Jr - 4,202,830
Stadium Coors Field
AL Starter David Wells
AL Manager Mike Hargrove
NL Starter Greg Maddux
NL Manager Jim Leyland
An All-Star Game at Coors Field was sure to be highlighted by offense, and the 1998 Midsummer Classic, a 13-8 American League victory, did not disappoint. Barry Bonds, Alex Rodriguez and Roberto Alomar all homered in the game, and the two sides combined for 21 hits.

American League

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Lofton, LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 3 .333
Erstad, LF-CF 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Alomar, 2B 4 2 3 1 1 0 1 .750
e-Durham, PH-2B 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
Griffey Jr., CF 3 1 2 1 1 0 2 .667
O'Neill, LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Gonzalez, J, RF 3 0 0 1 0 1 6 .000
Ramirez, M, RF 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
Thome, 1B 2 1 0 0 2 1 4 .000
Palmeiro, 1B 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 1.000
Rodriguez, A, SS 3 2 2 1 0 1 3 .667
Jeter, SS 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
c-Vizquel, PH-SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .500
Rodriguez, I, C 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 .750
Alomar, C 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
Ripken, 3B 4 1 1 2 0 0 2 .250
Arrojo, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Wetteland, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
d-Palmer, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Gordon, T, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Percival, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Wells, P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Clemens, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
a-Easley, PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
Radke, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
b-Grieve, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
Colon, B, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Brosius, 3B 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .500
Total 43 13 19 11 6 5 29  
  • a-Singled for Clemens in the 4th. b-Walked for Radke in the 5th. c-Singled for Jeter in the 8th. d-Grounded into a double play for Wetteland in the 8th. e-Singled for Alomar in the 9th.
  • BATTING
    2B: Ripken (1, Glavine).
    HR: Rodriguez, A (1, 5th inning off Ashby, 0 on, 0 out), Alomar (1, 7th inning off Hoffman, 0 on, 2 out).
    TB: Easley; Alomar 6; Alomar; Brosius; Griffey Jr. 2; Lofton; Durham; Rodriguez, I 3; Vizquel; Ripken 2; Palmeiro 2; Rodriguez, A 5.
    RBI: Ripken 2 (2), Griffey Jr. (1), Gonzalez, J (1), Rodriguez, A (1), Rodriguez, I (1), Alomar (1), Alomar (1), Durham (1), Ramirez, M (1), Palmeiro (1).
    2-out RBI: Rodriguez, I; Alomar; Palmeiro.
    Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez, A 2; Thome 2; Ripken.
    SF: Gonzalez, J; Ramirez, M.
    GIDP: Ripken, Palmer.
    Team RISP: 7-for-20.
    Team LOB: 11.

    BASERUNNING
    SB: Lofton (1, 2nd base off Maddux/Piazza), Alomar (1, 3rd base off Urbina/Lopez, J), Griffey Jr. (1, 2nd base off Urbina/Lopez, J), Rodriguez, I (1, 2nd base off Urbina/Lopez, J), Brosius (1, 2nd base off Nen/Lopez, J), Durham (1, 2nd base off Nen/Lopez, J).

    FIELDING
    E: Griffey Jr. (1, fielding), Brosius (1, fielding).
    Outfield assists: O'Neill (Vina at home).
    DP: 2 (Rodriguez, A-Alomar-Thome, Vizquel-Palmeiro).

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Wells, P
2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
Clemens, P
1.0 2 2 2 1 1 0 18.00
Radke, P
1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 9.00
Colon, B, P
(W, 1-0)
1.0 2 3 3 1 1 1 27.00
Arrojo, P
(H, 1)
1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Wetteland, P
(H, 1)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Gordon, T, P
1.0 3 2 1 1 0 0 9.00
Percival, P
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
Total 9.0 12 8 7 5 8 1  

National League

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Biggio, 2B 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .000
Hoffman, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Shaw, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
d-Vaughn, PH-LF 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 1.000
Gwynn, RF 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 .500
White, CF 3 1 3 0 0 0 0 1.000
Nen, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
McGwire, 1B 2 1 0 0 1 1 2 .000
Galarraga, 1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000
Bonds, LF 2 1 1 3 1 0 2 .500
Bichette, LF-RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Jones, C, 3B 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .000
Castilla, V, 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Piazza, C 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333
Lopez, J, C 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
e-Kendall, PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
Walker, CF-RF 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .000
b-Alou, PH-RF-CF 3 1 1 0 0 2 1 .333
Weiss, SS 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 .667
Renteria, SS 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Maddux, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Glavine, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Brown, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
a-Sheffield, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Ashby, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Urbina, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
c-Vina, PH-2B 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000
Total 36 8 12 8 5 8 18  
  • a-Popped out for Brown in the 4th. b-Struck out for Walker in the 5th. c-Singled for Urbina in the 6th. d-Singled for Shaw in the 8th. e-Singled for Lopez, J in the 9th.
  • BATTING
    3B: White (1, Colon, B).
    HR: Bonds (1, 5th inning off Colon, B, 2 on, 0 out).
    TB: Kendall; Piazza; Vina; White 5; Gwynn; Weiss 2; Alou; Bonds 4; Vaughn.
    RBI: Gwynn 2 (2), Weiss (1), Bonds 3 (3), Vaughn 2 (2).
    Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bonds; Biggio; Galarraga.
    SAC: Glavine.
    GIDP: Jones, C, Galarraga.
    Team RISP: 5-for-12.
    Team LOB: 8.

    FIELDING
    E: Vina (1, fielding).
    PB: Lopez, J (1).
    DP: 2 (Biggio-Weiss-McGwire, Renteria-Vina-Galarraga).

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Maddux, P
2.0 3 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
Glavine, P
1.1 5 4 4 3 0 0 27.00
Brown, P
0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Ashby, P
1.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 9.00
Urbina, P
(BS, 1)(L, 0-1)
1.0 3 3 3 1 2 0 27.00
Hoffman, P
1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 9.00
Shaw, P
1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 9.00
Nen, P
1.0 3 3 1 0 0 0 9.00
Total 9.0 19 13 11 6 5 2  
Game Scores: Wells 56, Maddux 50.
WP: Urbina.
HBP: Biggio (by Clemens).
Groundouts-flyouts: Wells 2-1, Clemens 1-1, Radke 0-0, Colon, B 2-0, Arrojo 0-1, Wetteland 1-0, Gordon, T 2-0, Percival 0-0, Maddux 3-0, Glavine 1-1, Brown 0-1, Ashby 2-1, Urbina 1-0, Hoffman 2-0, Shaw 2-0, Nen 3-0.
Batters faced: Wells 6, Clemens 7, Radke 6, Colon, B 6, Arrojo 5, Wetteland 3, Gordon, T 6, Percival 4, Maddux 9, Glavine 12, Brown 2, Ashby 5, Urbina 7, Hoffman 4, Shaw 5, Nen 7.
Inherited runners-scored: Brown 3-1.
Umpires: HP: HP Umpire. 1B: Derryl Cousins. 2B: Brian Gorman. 3B: Rick Reed. LF: Rich Rieker. RF: Tim McClelland.
Weather: 84 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 16 mph, Out to LF.
T: 3:38.
Att: 51,267.
Venue: Coors Field.
July 7, 1998
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