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1978 Baseball All-Star Game

Below are the results of the 1978 All-Star game with a boxscore and play-by-play courtesy of Retrosheet. You can also view figures for any other All-Star game by using the tool on the right and well as a history of the midsummer classic.

 

1978 ALL-STAR GAME 1978 ALL-STAR GAME
1977/1979
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
July 11, 1978 at San Diego Stadium
Time of Game: 2:32 Attendance: 51,549
Broadcasters: (ABC) Keith Jackson,
Howard Cosell,
Don Drysdale
WP:  Bruce Sutter
LP: Rich Gossage
S: (None)
HR (None)
MVP: Steve Garvey
BATTING
American League       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Carew 1b               4   2   2   0       0   0       6   1
Brett 3b               3   1   2   2       0   0       0   2
  Gossage p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rice lf                4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
  Lemon lf             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Zisk rf                2   0   1   0       1   1       0   0
  Evans rf             1   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Fisk c                 2   0   0   1       0   0       4   0
  Sundberg c           0   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Thompson ph          1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lynn cf                4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Money 2b               2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  White 2b             1   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Porter ph            1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Patek ss               3   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Palmer p               1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Keough p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howell ph            1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sorensen p           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Hisle ph             1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Kern p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Guidry p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nettles 3b           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                31   3   8   3       1   7      24  10
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Lemon (1).
PB: Sundberg (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Brett (1,off Blue).
3B: Carew 2 (2,off Blue 2).
SF: Fisk (1,off Blue); Brett (1,off Blue).
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).
National League       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose 3b                4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Lopes pr,2b          1   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Morgan 2b              3   1   0   0       1   1       2   1
  Clark rf             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Foster cf              2   1   0   0       2   1       2   0
Luzinski lf            2   0   1   1       1   0       0   0
  Fingers p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Stargell ph          1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sutter p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Niekro p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Garvey 1b              3   1   2   2       1   0       7   0
Simmons c              3   0   1   0       0   1       4   1
  Concepcion ss        0   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Monday rf              2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Rogers p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Winfield lf          2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Bowa ss                3   1   2   0       0   0       2   4
  Boone c              1   1   1   2       0   0       3   1
  Pocoroba c           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Blue p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Smith ph,rf          3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Cey 3b               1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                32   7  10   6       6   6      27  11
BATTING - 
2B: Rose (1,off Kern).
3B: Garvey (1,off Gossage).
IBB: Foster (1,by Kern).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bowa (1,2nd base off Palmer/Fisk).
CS: Lopes (1,2nd base by Gossage/Sundberg).
PITCHING
American League       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Palmer                 2.2   3   3   3   4   4   0
Keough                 0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0
Sorensen               3     1   0   0   0   0   0
Kern                   0.2   1   0   0   1   1   0
Guidry                 0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0
Gossage L(0-1)         1     4   4   4   1   1   0
Totals                 8    10   7   7   6   6   0
National League       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Blue                   3     5   3   3   1   2   0
Rogers                 2     2   0   0   0   2   0
Fingers                2     1   0   0   0   1   0
Sutter W(1-0)          1.2   0   0   0   0   2   0
Niekro                 0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0
Totals                 9     8   3   3   1   7   0
WP: Gossage (1), Rogers (1).
IBB: Kern (1,Foster).
Umpires: Paul Pryor (NL), Nestor Chylak (AL), Terry Tata (NL),
Bill Deegan (AL), Larry McCoy (AL), Paul Runge (NL)
Starting Lineups:

   American League               National League          
1. Carew               1b        Rose                3b
2. Brett               3b        Morgan              2b
3. Rice                lf        Foster              cf
4. Zisk                rf        Luzinski            lf
5. Fisk                c         Garvey              1b
6. Lynn                cf        Simmons             c
7. Money               2b        Monday              rf
8. Patek               ss        Bowa                ss
9. Palmer              p         Blue                p

AMERICAN LEAGUE 1ST: Carew tripled to left; Brett doubled [Carew
scored]; Rice grounded out (second to first) [Brett to third];
Zisk walked; Fisk popped out on a sacrifice fly to second [Brett
scored]; Zisk was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop);
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 2, National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 1ST: Rose flied to center; Morgan was called out
on strikes; Foster struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American
League 2, National League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 2ND: Lynn struck out; Money struck out; Patek
singled to center; Palmer grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 2, National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 2ND: Luzinski singled to left; Garvey walked
[Luzinski to second]; Simmons struck out; Monday grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Garvey out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 2, National League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 3RD: Carew tripled to center; Foster, not
normally a center fielder, misplayed the ball; Brett hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Carew scored]; Rice flied to right;
Zisk singled to left; Fisk forced Zisk (shortstop to second); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 3, National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 3RD: Bowa singled to right; SMITH BATTED FOR
BLUE; Smith struck out while Bowa stole second; Rose grounded
out (first to pitcher) [Bowa to third]; Morgan walked; Foster
walked [Morgan to second]; Luzinski walked [Bowa scored, Morgan
to third, Foster to second]; Garvey singled to left [Morgan
scored, Foster scored, Luzinski to second]; KEOUGH REPLACED
PALMER (PITCHING); Simmons singled to third [Luzinski to third,
Garvey to second]; Monday flied to left; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
American League 3, National League 3.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 4TH: SMITH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); ROGERS
REPLACED MONDAY (PITCHING); Lynn singled to center; Rogers threw
a wild pitch [Lynn to second]; Money lined to right; Patek
reached on a fielder's choice [Lynn out at third (shortstop to
third)]; HOWELL BATTED FOR KEOUGH; Howell grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 3, National
League 3.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 4TH: SORENSEN REPLACED HOWELL (PITCHING); WHITE
REPLACED MONEY (PLAYING 2B); Bowa singled to first; Smith flied
to center; Rose flied to left; Morgan popped to shortstop; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 3, National League 3.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 5TH: Carew grounded out (shortstop to first);
Brett singled to right; Brett stole second; Rice struck out;
Zisk struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 3,
National League 3.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 5TH: EVANS REPLACED ZISK (PLAYING RF); Foster
grounded out (second to first); Luzinski grounded out (pitcher
to second to first); Garvey grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 3, National League 3.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 6TH: FINGERS REPLACED LUZINSKI (PITCHING);
WINFIELD REPLACED ROGERS (PLAYING LF); Fisk popped to shortstop;
Lynn grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first); White popped
to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American
League 3, National League 3.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 6TH: SUNDBERG REPLACED FISK (PLAYING C );
Simmons flied to right; Winfield grounded out (third to first);
Bowa lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 3,
National League 3.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 7TH: CONCEPCION REPLACED SIMMONS (PLAYING SS);
BOONE REPLACED BOWA (PLAYING C ); Patek struck out; HISLE BATTED
FOR SORENSEN; Hisle singled to shortstop; Carew forced Hisle
(pitcher to shortstop) [Carew to first]; Carew was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
American League 3, National League 3.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 7TH: KERN REPLACED HISLE (PITCHING); Smith
struck out; Rose doubled to left; LOPES RAN FOR ROSE; Morgan
flied to right; Foster was walked intentionally; STARGELL BATTED
FOR FINGERS; GUIDRY REPLACED KERN (PITCHING); Sundberg allowed a
passed ball [Lopes to third, Foster to second]; Stargell flied
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  American League 3, National
League 3.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 8TH: LOPES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); CEY
REPLACED SMITH (PLAYING 3B); SUTTER REPLACED STARGELL
(PITCHING); CLARK REPLACED MORGAN (PLAYING RF); Brett grounded
out (second to first); Rice struck out; Evans struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 3, National League 3.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 8TH: GOSSAGE REPLACED BRETT (PITCHING); NETTLES
REPLACED GUIDRY (PLAYING 3B); LEMON REPLACED RICE (PLAYING LF);
Garvey tripled; Gossage threw a wild pitch [Garvey scored];
Concepcion walked; Winfield singled to left [Concepcion to
third, Winfield to second (error by Lemon)]; Boone singled to
center [Concepcion scored, Winfield scored]; Cey grounded out
(third to first) [Boone to second]; Lopes singled to right
[Boone scored]; Clark was called out on strikes; Lopes was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); 4 R, 4 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  American League 3, National League 7.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 9TH: POCOROBA REPLACED BOONE (PLAYING C );
THOMPSON BATTED FOR SUNDBERG; Thompson flied to center; Lynn
flied to left; NIEKRO REPLACED SUTTER (PITCHING); PORTER BATTED
FOR WHITE; Porter popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  American League 3, National League 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 American League   3   8   1    4
 National League   7  10   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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