2004 All-Star Game

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The 2004 All-Star Game of Major League Baseball was the 75th playing of the midsummer classic between the all-stars of the American League and National League. The game was held on July 13, 2004, at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Tx. the home of the Houston Astros of the National League. The game resulted in the American League defeating the National League 9-4.

Ivan Rodriguez hit a RBI triple and two-run homer by Manny Ramirez gave the AL an immediate 3-0 lead. With two outs, Jason Giambi reached on a Jeff Kent error, and after Derek Jeter singled to left, game MVP Alfonso Soriano cleared the bases with a first-pitch homer to left field that gave the AL a six-run advantage.

Soriano finished 2-for-3 with three RBIs and one run scored.

2004 All-Star Game


2004 All-Star Game

2004 All-Star Game
Date July 13th, 2004
Location Minute Maid Park
Attendance 41,886
Time 2:59
National Anthem Fantasia Barrino
Managers Joe Torre (AL)-Jack McKeon (NL)
First Pitch Muhammad Ali
2004 All-Star Game MVP Alfonso Soriano

2004 All-Star Game-Line Score

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
American 6 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 9 14 0
National 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 9 1


2004 All-Star Game-Box Score

American League 9, National League 4

American League National League
Player ab r h rbi Player ab r h rbi
Ichiro Suzuki cf 4 1 1 0 Edgar Renteria ss 3 1 1 1
Javier Vazquez p 0 0 0 0 Jack Wilson ss 2 0 0 0
Ron Belliard 2b 1 0 0 0 Albert Pujols 1b 3 1 2 2
Ivan Rodriguez c 4 1 2 1 Jim Thome 1b 2 0 0 0
Victor Martinez c 1 0 0 0 Barry Bonds lf 2 0 0 0
Vladimir Guerrero rf 4 1 1 0 Carl Pavano p 0 0 0 0
Ted Lilly p 0 0 0 0 Tom Glavine p 0 0 0 0
Miguel Tejada ss 1 0 0 0 Bobby Abreu ph 1 0 0 0
Manny Ramirez lf 2 1 1 2 Ben Sheets p 0 0 0 0
David Ortiz ph-1b 1 2 1 2 Paul Lo Duca c 0 0 0 0
Alex Rodriguez 3b 3 0 1 1 Scott Rolen 3b 1 0 1 0
Hank Blalock ph-3b 2 0 0 0 Mike Lowell ph-3b 2 0 0 0
Jason Giambi 1b 2 1 1 0 Sammy Sosa rf 2 0 1 1
Carl Crawford ph-lf 2 0 0 0 Miguel Cabrera rf 2 0 0 0
Hideki Matsui ph-lf 1 0 0 0 Mike Piazza c 2 0 0 0
Derek Jeter ss 3 1 3 0 Johnny Estrada c 2 0 0 0
Matt Lawton cf 2 0 1 0 Eric Gagne p 0 0 0 0
Alfonso Soriano 2b 3 1 2 3 Lance Berkman cf 2 0 0 0
Gary Sheffield rf 1 0 0 0 Moises Alou lf 2 0 1 0
Mark Mulder p 1 0 0 0 Jeff Kent 2b 2 1 1 0
Ken Harvey ph 1 0 0 0 Mark Loretta ph-2b 2 0 1 0
Esteban Loaiza p 0 0 0 0 Roger Clemens p 0 0 0 0
CC Sabathia p 0 0 0 0 Danny Kolb p 0 0 0 0
Michael Young ph-ss 2 0 0 0 Barry Larkin ph 1 0 0 0
Joe Nathan p 0 0 0 0 Randy Johnson p 0 0 0 0
Tom Gordon p 0 0 0 0 Carlos Zambrano p 0 0 0 0
Francisco Rodriguez p 0 0 0 0 Carlos Beltran ph-cf 2 1 1 0
Mariano Rivera p 0 0 0 0 Todd Helton ph 1 0 0 0
Total 41 9 14 9 Total 36 4 9 4
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
American 6 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 9 14 0
National 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 9 1
American League IP H R ER BB SO
Mark Mulder (W) 2.0 2 1 1 0 1
Esteban Loaiza 1.0 1 0 0 1 0
CC Sabathia 1.0 4 3 3 0 0
Javier Vazquez 1.0 0 0 0 0 2
Ted Lilly 1.0 2 0 0 0 1
Joe Nathan 1.0 0 0 0 0 2
Tom Gordon 0.1 0 0 0 0 0
Francisco Rodriguez 0.2 0 0 0 0 0
Mariano Rivera 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 9.0 9 4 4 1 6
National League IP H R ER BB SO
Roger Clemens (L) 1.0 5 6 3 0 2
Danny Kolb 1.0 1 0 0 0 0
Randy Johnson 1.0 3 0 0 0 1
Carlos Zambrano 1.0 1 1 1 1 1
Carl Pavano 2.0 3 2 2 0 1
Tom Glavine 1.0 1 0 0 0 0
Ben Sheets 1.0 0 0 0 0 1
Eric Gagne 1.0 0 0 0 1 2
Total 9.0 14 9 6 2 8



AL-2B: I Suzuki (1, off R Clemens). 3B: A Rodriguez (1, off C Zambrano); I Rodriguez (1, off R Clemens). HR: A Soriano (1, off R Clemens; 1st inn, 2 on, 2 outs to LF); D Ortiz (1, off C Pavano; 6th inn, 1 on, 1 out to Deep CF-RF); M Ramirez (1, off R Clemens; 1st inn, 1 on, 1 out to LF Line). TB: A Soriano 5; I Rodriguez 4; D Ortiz 4; M Ramirez 4; A Rodriguez 3; D Jeter 3; I Suzuki 2; V Guerrero; M Lawton; J Giambi. GIDP: G Sheffield (1). RBI: A Soriano 3 (3); M Ramirez 2 (2); D Ortiz 2 (2); A Rodriguez (1); I Rodriguez (1). 2-out RBI: A Soriano 3; A Rodriguez. Team LOB: 7. With RISP: 4 for 8.

NL-2B: A Pujols 2 (2, 1 off C Sabathia, 1 off M Mulder); E Renteria (1, off C Sabathia). HBP: S Rolen (1, by M Mulder). TB: A Pujols 4; E Renteria 2; C Beltran; M Loretta; S Sosa; S Rolen; M Alou; J Kent. RBI: A Pujols 2 (2); E Renteria (1); S Sosa (1). 2-out RBI: A Pujols 2; S Sosa; E Renteria. Team LOB: 7. With RISP: 3 for 10. Fielding DP: 1. J Wilson-M Loretta-J Thome. E: J Kent (1).

Balks: None. WP: None. HBP: M Mulder (1; S Rolen). IBB: None. Pickoffs: None.

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - John Hirschbeck, 2B - Doug Eddings, 3B - Jim Reynolds, LF - Marvin Hudson, RF - Sam Holbrook. Time of Game: 2:59. Attendance: 41,886. Start Time Weather: 74 F, In Dome.

2004 All-Star Game


2004 All-Star Game

American League Roster

Players Name Team Pos Notes
Ron Belliard Cleveland Indians 2b -
Hank Blalock Texas Rangers 3b -
Francisco Cordero Texas Rangers p Did not Play
Carl Crawford Tampa Bay Devil Rays of -
Jason Giambi New York Yankees 1b Starter
Tom Gordon New York Yankees p -
Vladimir Guerrero Anaheim Angels of Starter
Carlos Guillen Detroit Tigers ss Did not Play
Ken Harvey Kansas City Royals 1b -
Tim Hudson Oakland Athletics p Injured-Replaced
Derek Jeter New York Yankees ss Starter
Matt Lawton Cleveland Indians of -
Ted Lilly Toronto Blue Jays p -
Esteban Loaiza Chicago White Sox p -
Victor Martinez Cleveland Indians c -
Hideki Matsui New York Yankees of -
Mark Mulder Oakland Athletics p Starter
Joe Nathan Minnesota Twins p -
David Ortiz Boston Red Sox 1b -
Manny Ramirez Boston Red Sox of Starter
Mariano Rivera New York Yankees p -
Alex Rodriguez New York Yankees 3b Starter
Francisco Rodriguez Anaheim Angels p -
Ivan Rodriguez Detroit Tigers c Starter
Kenny Rogers Texas Rangers p Did not Play
CC Sabathia Cleveland Indians p -
Curt Schilling Boston Red Sox p Injured-Replaced
Gary Sheffield New York Yankees of -
Alfonso Soriano Texas Rangers 2b Starter-MVP
Ichiro Suzuki Seattle Mariners of Starter
Miguel Tejada Baltimore Orioles ss -
Javier Vazquez New York Yankees p Replaced-Hudson
Jake Westbrook Cleveland Indians p Did not Play
Michael Young Texas Rangers ss -

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2004 All-Star Game

National League Roster

Players Name Team Pos Notes
Bobby Abreu Philadelphia Phillies of -
Moises Alou Chicago Cubs of -
Carlos Beltran Houston Astros of Replaced-Griffey Jr.
Armando Benitez Florida Marlins p Did not Play
Lance Berkman Houston Astros of Starter
Barry Bonds San Francisco Giants of Starter
Miguel Cabrera Florida Marlins of -
Sean Casey Cincinnati Reds 1b Injured-Replaced
Roger Clemens Houston Astros p Starter
Johnny Estrada Atlanta Braves c -
Eric Gagne Los Angeles Dodgers p -
Tom Glavine New York Mets p -
Danny Graves Cincinnati Reds p Did not Play
Ken Griffey Jr. Cincinnati Reds of Injured-Replaced
Todd Helton Colorado Rockies 1b -
Livan Hernandez Montreal Expos p Did not Play
Randy Johnson Arizona Diamondbacks p -
Jeff Kent Houston Astros 2b Starter
Danny Kolb Milwaukee Brewers p -
Barry Larkin Cincinnati Reds ss -
Paul Lo Duca Los Angeles Dodgers c Replaced-Casey
Mark Loretta San Diego Padres 2b -
Mike Lowell Florida Marlins 3b -
Carl Pavano Florida Marlins p -
Mike Piazza New York Mets c Starter
Albert Pujols St. Louis Cardinals 1b Starter
Edgar Renteria St. Louis Cardinals ss Starter
Scott Rolen St. Louis Cardinals 3b Starter
Jason Schmidt San Francisco Giants p Did not Play
Ben Sheets Milwaukee Brewers p -
Sammy Sosa Chicago Cubs of Starter
Jim Thome Philadelphia Phillies 1b -
Jack Wilson Pittsburgh Pirates ss -
Carlos Zambrano Chicago Cubs p -

2004 All-Star Game