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1973 Baseball All-Star Game

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1973 ALL-STAR GAME 1973 ALL-STAR GAME
1972/1974
NL 0 0 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 - 7 10 0
AL 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1  5 0
July 24, 1973 at Royals Stadium
Time of Game: 2:45 Attendance: 40,849
Broadcasters: (NBC) Curt Gowdy, Jim Simpson,
Tony Kubek, Maury Wills
WP:  Wise
LP: Blyleven
S: Brewer
HR Johnny Bench, Bobby Bonds, Willie Davis
MVP: Bobby Bonds
BATTING
National League       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose lf                3   1   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Twitchell p          0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Giusti p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mota ph,lf           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brewer p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Morgan 2b              3   2   1   0       1   0       2   2
  Johnson 2b           1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Cedeno cf              3   0   1   1       0   2       3   0
  Russell ss           2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Aaron 1b               2   0   1   1       0   0       3   1
  Torre 1b,3b          3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Williams rf            2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Bonds rf             2   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
Bench c                3   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
  Simmons ph,c         1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Santo 3b               1   1   1   0       2   0       0   1
  Colbert ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fairly 1b            0   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Speier ss              2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Stargell ph,lf       1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Mays ph              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Seaver p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Watson lf            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wise p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Evans ph             0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Osteen p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Sutton p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Davis ph,cf          2   1   2   2       0   0       1   0
Totals                34   7  10   7       5   6      27  12
BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (1,off Singer); Bonds (1,off Ryan).
HR: Bench (1,4th inning off Singer 0 on, 0 out); Bonds (1,5th inning off Singer
1 on, 2 out); Davis (1,6th inning off Ryan 1 on, 1 out).
SH: Osteen (1,off Singer).
Team LOB: 6.
American League       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Campaneris ss          3   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
  Brinkman ss          1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Carew 2b               3   0   0   0       0   0       5   1
  Rojas 2b             0   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Mayberry 1b            3   0   1   0       1   0       8   0
Jackson rf             4   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Blair cf             0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Otis cf                2   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
  May cf,rf            2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Murcer lf              3   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Fisk c                 2   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Munson c             2   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
Robinson 3b            2   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Bando 3b             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Nelson 3b            0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Horton ph            1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Hunter p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Holtzman p           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blyleven p           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bell ph              1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Singer p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Kelly ph             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ryan p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spencer ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lyle p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fingers p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                32   1   5   1       3   5      27  12
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
PB: Fisk (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Jackson (1,off Wise); Mayberry (1,off Twitchell).
3B: Bell (1,off Osteen).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Otis (1,2nd base off Osteen/Bench).
PITCHING
National League       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Wise W(1-0)            2     2   1   1   0   1   0
Osteen                 2     2   0   0   1   1   0
Sutton                 1     0   0   0   0   0   0
Twitchell              1     1   0   0   0   1   0
Giusti                 1     0   0   0   0   0   0
Seaver                 1     0   0   0   1   0   0
Brewer SV(1)           1     0   0   0   1   2   0
Totals                 9     5   1   1   3   5   0
American League       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Hunter                 1.1   1   0   0   0   1   0
Holtzman               0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0
Blyleven L(0-1)        1     2   2   2   2   0   0
Singer                 2     3   3   3   1   2   2
Ryan                   2     2   2   2   2   2   1
Lyle                   1     1   0   0   0   1   0
Fingers                1     0   0   0   0   0   0
Totals                 9    10   7   7   5   6   3
Umpires: Nestor Chylak (AL), Ken Burkhart (NL), Larry Barnett (AL),
Bill Williams (NL), Bob Engel (NL), Ron Luciano (AL)
Starting Lineups:

   National League               American League          
1. Rose                lf        Campaneris          ss
2. Morgan              2b        Carew               2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Mayberry            1b
4. Aaron               1b        Jackson             rf
5. Williams            rf        Otis                cf
6. Bench               c         Murcer              lf
7. Santo               3b        Fisk                c
8. Speier              ss        Robinson            3b
9. Wise                p         Hunter              p

NATIONAL LEAGUE 1ST: Rose grounded out (second to first); Morgan
popped to second; Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
National League 0, American League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 1ST: Campaneris was called out on strikes; Carew
grounded out (shortstop to first); Mayberry grounded out (first
to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  National League 0, American
League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 2ND: Aaron popped to shortstop; Williams singled
to pitcher; ball hit Hunter's hand; HOLTZMAN REPLACED
HUNTER (PITCHING); Bench forced Williams (third to second);
Santo singled to left [Bench to second]; Speier forced Santo
(third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  National League 0,
American League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 2ND: Jackson doubled to center; Otis singled to
second [Jackson scored]; Murcer lined to center; Fisk flied to
left; Robinson flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  National
League 0, American League 1.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 3RD: BLYLEVEN REPLACED HOLTZMAN (PITCHING);
EVANS BATTED FOR WISE; Evans walked; Rose forced Evans
(shortstop to second); Morgan walked [Rose to second]; Cedeno
singled to center [Rose scored, Morgan to third]; Aaron singled
to left [Morgan scored, Cedeno out at third (left to third)];
Williams grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
National League 2, American League 1.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 3RD: OSTEEN REPLACED EVANS (PITCHING); BELL
BATTED FOR BLYLEVEN; Bell tripled; Campaneris struck out; Carew
grounded out (second to first); Mayberry walked; Jackson
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  National
League 2, American League 1.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 4TH: SINGER REPLACED BELL (PITCHING); Bench
homered; Santo walked; Speier was called out on strikes; Osteen
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Santo to second];
Fisk allowed a passed ball [Santo to third]; Rose grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  National League 3,
American League 1.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 4TH: TORRE REPLACED AARON (PLAYING 1B); BONDS
REPLACED WILLIAMS (PLAYING RF); Otis singled to left; Murcer
popped to second; Otis stole second; Fisk lined to center;
Robinson grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
National League 3, American League 1.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 5TH: MAY REPLACED OTIS (PLAYING CF); BANDO
REPLACED ROBINSON (PLAYING 3B); Morgan doubled to left; Cedeno
struck out; Torre popped to first; Bonds homered [Morgan
scored]; Bench grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  National League 5, American League 1.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 5TH: SUTTON REPLACED OSTEEN (PITCHING); KELLY
BATTED FOR SINGER; Kelly popped to shortstop; Campaneris
grounded out (third to first); Carew grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  National League 5, American
League 1.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 6TH: BRINKMAN REPLACED CAMPANERIS (PLAYING SS);
MUNSON REPLACED FISK (PLAYING C ); ROJAS REPLACED CAREW (PLAYING
2B); RYAN REPLACED KELLY (PITCHING); Santo walked; STARGELL
BATTED FOR SPEIER; Stargell struck out; DAVIS BATTED FOR SUTTON;
Davis homered [Santo scored]; Rose walked; Morgan grounded into
a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Rose out at
second]; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  National League 7, American
League 1.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 6TH: DAVIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); STARGELL
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); TWITCHELL REPLACED ROSE (PITCHING);
RUSSELL REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING SS); Mayberry doubled; Jackson
struck out; May popped to second; Murcer grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  National League 7, American
League 1.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 7TH: Russell grounded out (third to first);
Torre grounded out (catcher to first); checked swing;
Bonds doubled; SIMMONS BATTED FOR BENCH; Simmons was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  National League 7, American
League 1.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 7TH: SIMMONS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); GIUSTI
REPLACED TWITCHELL (PITCHING); Munson popped to first; Bando
lined to center; SPENCER BATTED FOR RYAN; Spencer flied to left;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  National League 7, American League 1.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 8TH: NELSON REPLACED BANDO (PLAYING 3B); LYLE
REPLACED SPENCER (PITCHING); COLBERT BATTED FOR SANTO; Colbert
popped to third in foul territory; MAYS BATTED FOR STARGELL;
Mays struck out; Davis singled to right; MOTA BATTED FOR GIUSTI;
Mota forced Davis (second unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
National League 7, American League 1.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 8TH: MOTA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); TORRE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); JOHNSON REPLACED MORGAN (PLAYING
2B); FAIRLY REPLACED COLBERT (PLAYING 1B); SEAVER REPLACED MAYS
(PITCHING); Brinkman grounded out (shortstop to first); Rojas
walked; Mayberry grounded out (second to first) [Rojas to
second]; Jackson grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  National League 7, American League 1.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 9TH: MAY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); FINGERS
REPLACED LYLE (PITCHING); BLAIR REPLACED JACKSON (PLAYING CF);
Johnson popped to catcher in foul territory; Russell lined to
center; Torre popped to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  National
League 7, American League 1.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 9TH: WATSON REPLACED SEAVER (PLAYING LF); BREWER
REPLACED MOTA (PITCHING); May popped to second; Murcer walked;
Munson struck out; HORTON BATTED FOR NELSON; Horton struck out
(catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  National League 7,
American League 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 National League   7  10   0    6
 American League   1   5   0    7


Baseball All-Star Game sources/bibliography:
The Midsummer Classic: The Complete History of Baseball's All-Star Game by David Vincent, Lyle Spatz, David W. Smith
Baseball's All Star Game: A Game by Game Guide by Jeff Lenburg
Major League Baseball: Awesome All-Star Action (DVD) by Major League Baseball
The All-Star Game: A Pictorial History, 1933 to Present by Donald Honig (1987, TSN)
Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.


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