1985 All-Star Game

1985 All Star Game Program
1985 All-Star Game Program


The 1985 All-Star Game of Major League Baseball was the 56th playing of the midsummer classic between the all-stars of the American League and National League. The game was held in Minneapolis, Minn. at the Metrodome, home of the American Leagues Minnesota Twins. The game was won by the National League 6-1.

The National League pitching was dominating on the mound. LaMarr Hoyt, Nolan Ryan, Fernando Valenzuela, Jeff Reardon and Goose Gossage shut down the American League's premier line-up which included Rickey Henderson, Lou Whitaker, George Brett, Eddie Murray, Cal Ripken Jr., Alan Trammell, Wade Boggs, Dave Winfield, Jim Rice, Don Mattingly and Harold Baines on five hits, one run and not a single extra-base hit.

The MVP of the game was La Marr Hoyt.

1985 All-Star Game


1985 All-Star Game

1985 All-Star Game
Date July 16th, 1985
Location Metrodome
Attendance 54,960
Time 2:54
Managers Sparky Anderson (AL), Dick Williams (NL)
MVP La Marr Hoyt

1985 All-Star Game-Line Score

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
National 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 6 9 1
American 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0


1985 All-Star Game-Box Score

National League 6, American League 1

National League American League
Player ab r h rbi Player ab r h rbi
Tony Gwynn lf 1 0 0 0 Rickey Henderson cf 3 1 1 0
Jose Cruz lf 1 0 0 0 Paul Molitor 3b-cf 1 0 0 0
Tim Raines ph-lf 0 1 0 0 Lou Whitaker 2b 2 0 0 0
Tom Herr 2b 3 1 1 0 Damaso Garcia 2b 2 0 1 0
Nolan Ryan p 1 0 0 0 George Brett 3b 1 0 0 1
Tony Pena c 1 0 0 0 Phil Bradley cf 1 0 0 0
Steve Garvey 1b 3 0 1 1 Dan Petry p 0 0 0 0
Jack Clark 1b 1 0 0 0 Willie Hernandez p 0 0 0 0
Dale Murphy cf 3 0 1 0 Eddie Murray 1b 3 0 0 0
Willie McGee cf 2 0 1 2 Tom Brunansky rf 1 0 0 0
Darryl Strawberry rf 1 2 1 0 Cal Ripken Jr. ss 3 0 1 0
Dave Parker rf 2 0 0 0 Alan Trammell ss 1 0 0 0
Graig Nettles 3b 2 0 0 0 Dave Winfield rf 3 0 1 0
Tim Wallach 3b 2 1 1 0 Donnie Moore p 0 0 0 0
Terry Kennedy c 2 0 1 1 Wade Boggs 3b 0 0 0 0
Ozzie Virgil c 1 0 1 2 Jim Rice lf 3 0 0 0
Fernando Valenzuela p 0 0 0 0 Carlton Fisk c 2 0 0 0
Pete Rose ph 1 0 0 0 Ernie Whitt c 0 0 0 0
Jeff Reardon p 0 0 0 0 Gary Ward ph 1 0 0 0
Glenn Wilson ph 1 0 0 0 Rich Gedman c 1 0 0 0
Goose Gossage p 0 0 0 0 Jack Morris p 0 0 0 0
Ozzie Smith ss 4 0 0 0 Jimmy Key p 0 0 0 0
La Marr Hoyt p 1 0 0 0 Harold Baines ph 1 0 1 0
Garry Templeton ph 1 0 1 0 Bert Blyleven p 0 0 0 0
Ryne Sandberg 2b 1 1 0 0 Cecil Cooper ph 0 0 0 0
- - - - - Dave Stieb p 0 0 0 0
- - - - - Don Mattingly 1b 1 0 0 0
Total 35 6 9 6 Total 30 1 5 1
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
National 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 6 9 1
American 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
National League IP H R ER BB SO
La Marr Hoyt (W) 3.0 2 1 0 0 0
Nolan Ryan 3.0 2 0 0 2 2
Fernando Valenzuela 1.0 0 0 0 1 1
Jeff Reardon 1.0 1 0 0 0 1
Goose Gossage 1.0 0 0 0 1 2
Total 9.0 5 1 0 4 6
American League IP H R ER BB SO
Jack Morris (L) 2.2 5 2 2 1 1
Jimmy Key 0.1 0 0 0 0 0
Bert Blyleven 2.0 3 2 2 1 1
Dave Stieb 1.0 0 0 0 1 2
Donnie Moore 2.0 0 0 0 0 1
Dan Petry 0.1 0 2 2 3 1
Willie Hernandez 0.2 1 0 0 1 2
Total 9.0 9 6 6 7 8

1985 All-Star Game



NL-2B: T Wallach (1, off B Blyleven); T Herr (1, off J Morris); D Murphy (1, off J Morris); W McGee (1, off W Hernandez). IBB: T Wallach (1, by W Hernandez). HBP: D Strawberry (1, by B Blyleven). TB: T Herr 2; D Murphy 2; T Wallach 2; W McGee 2; T Kennedy; O Virgil; G Templeton; S Garvey; D Strawberry. RBI: O Virgil 2 (2); W McGee 2 (2); S Garvey (1); T Kennedy (1). 2-out RBI: O Virgil 2; T Kennedy; S Garvey. Team LOB: 10. With RISP: 4 for 11. Fielding DP: 1. T Pena-R Sandberg-J Reardon-T Wallach. E: T Kennedy (1). Baserunning SB: D Strawberry (1, 2nd base off J Morris/C Fisk); J Cruz (1, 2nd base off D Stieb/E Whitt).

AL-SF: G Brett (1, off L Hoyt). TB: R Henderson; D Winfield; C Ripken; D Garcia; H Baines. RBI: G Brett (1). Team LOB: 7. With RISP: 0 for 7. Baserunning SB: D Winfield (1, 2nd base off N Ryan/O Virgil); R Henderson (1, 2nd base off L Hoyt/T Kennedy); D Garcia (1, 2nd base off J Reardon/T Pena).

Balks: None. WP: F Valenzuela (1). HBP: B Blyleven (1; D Strawberry). IBB: W Hernandez (1; T Wallach). Pickoffs: None.

Umpires: HP - Larry McCoy, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Nick Bremigan, 3B - Charlie Williams, LF - Drew Coble, RF - Randy Marsh. Time of Game: 2:54. Attendance: 54,960. Field Condition: Unknown. Start Time Weather: Unknown.

1985 All-Star Game


1985 All-Star Game

National League Roster

Players Name Team Pos Notes
Joaquin Andujar St. Louis Cardinals p Refued to Attend
Gary Carter New York Mets c Injured
Jack Clark St. Louis Cardinals 1b -
Jose Cruz Houston Astros of -
Ron Darling New York Mets p Did not Play
Scott Garrelts San Francisco Giants p Did not Play
Steve Garvey San Diego Padres 1b Starter
Dwight Gooden New York Mets p Did not Play
Goose Gossage San Diego Padres p -
Pedro Guerrero Los Angeles Dodgers of Injured
Tony Gwynn San Diego Padres of Starter
Tom Herr St. Louis Cardinals 2b Starter
La Marr Hoyt San Diego Padres p Starter-MVP
Terry Kennedy San Diego Padres c Starter
Willie McGee St. Louis Cardinals of -
Dale Murphy Atlanta Braves of Starter
Graig Nettles San Diego Padres 3b Starter
Dave Parker Cincinnati Reds of -
Tony Pena Pittsburgh Pirates c -
Tim Raines Montreal Expos of -
Jeff Reardon Montreal Expos p -
Pete Rose Cincinnati Reds 1b -
Nolan Ryan Houston Astros p -
Ryne Sandberg Chicago Cubs 2b -
Ozzie Smith St. Louis Cardinals ss Starter
Darryl Strawberry New York Mets of Starter
Garry Templeton San Diego Padres ss -
Fernando Valenzuela Los Angeles Dodgers p -
Ozzie Virgil Philadelphia Phillies c -
Tim Wallach Montreal Expos 3b -
Glenn Wilson Philadelphia Phillies of -

1985 All-Star Game


1985 All-Star Game

American League Roster

Players Name Team Pos Notes
Harold Baines Chicago White Sox of -
Bert Blyleven Cleveland Indians p -
Wade Boggs Boston Red Sox 3b -
Phil Bradley Seattle Mariners of -
George Brett Kansas City Royals 3b Starter
Tom Brunansky Minnesota Twins of -
Cecil Cooper Milwaukee Brewers 1b -
Carlton Fisk Chicago White Sox c Starter
Damaso Garcia Toronto Blue Jays 2b -
Rich Gedman Boston Red Sox c -
Rickey Henderson New York Yankees of Starter
Willie Hernandez Detroit Tigers p -
Jay Howell Oakland Athletics p Did not Play
Jimmy Key Toronto Blue Jays p -
Don Mattingly New York Yankees 1b -
Paul Molitor Milwaukee Brewers 3b -
Donnie Moore California Angels p -
Jack Morris Detroit Tigers p Starter
Eddie Murray Baltimore Orioles 1b Starter
Lance Parrish Detroit Tigers c Injured
Dan Petry Detroit Tigers p -
Jim Rice Boston Red Sox of Starter
Cal Ripken Jr. Baltimore Orioles ss Starter
Dave Stieb Toronto Blue Jays p -
Alan Trammell Detroit Tigers ss -
Gary Ward Texas Rangers of -
Lou Whitaker Detroit Tigers 2b Starter
Ernie Whitt Toronto Blue Jays c -
Dave Winfield New York Yankees of Starter

1985 All-Star Game