History: 2005 All-Star Game

All-Star Moment: Bobby Abreu wins World Baseball Classic-themed Home Run Derby, smashing a record 41 homers in process.

MVP Miguel Tejada (BAL)
Derby Winner Bobby Abreu (PHI)
Top Vote Getter David Ortiz - 4,138,141
Stadium Comerica Park
AL Starter Mark Buehrle
AL Manager Terry Francona
NL Starter Chris Carpenter
NL Manager Tony La Russa
The National League staged a late rally in the 2005 All-Star Game, but it was too little, too late, as the AL extended its unbeaten streak to nine straight games. The AL looked to be coasting to another victory when Mark Teixeira's sixth-inning homer extended the lead to 7-0, but the NL rallied for two in the seventh, one in the eighth and two more in the ninth before Mariano Rivera entered the game and recorded the final out to end the threat.
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