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All-Star Results - 1978

Game 49
July 11, 1978

 San Diego Stadium, San Diego Game Final 
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
 American 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0   3 8 1
 National 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 X   7 10 0
MVP: Steve Garvey, LA (NL)
Pitchers: (8) vs Blue, Rogers (4), Fingers (6), SUTTER (8), P. Niekro (9)
Home Runs: None.
Attendance: 51,549

Game Recap

The National League shook starter Vida Blue for three runs in the bottom of the third and then scored four more off Rich Gossage in the eighth to win once again.

American League
  George Brett
  Rick Burleson*
  Rod Carew
  Dwight Evans
  Carlton Fisk
  Mike Flanagan+
  Rich Gossage
  Ron Guidry
  Larry Hisle
  Roy Howell
  Reggie Jackson*
  Matt Keough
  Jim Kern
  Chet Lemon
  Fred Lynn
  Don Money
  Thurman Munson*
  Eddie Murray+
  Graig Nettles
  Jim Palmer
  Freddie Patek
  Darrell Porter
  Jerry Remy+
  Craig Reynolds+
  Jim Rice
  Lary Sorensen
  Jim Sundberg
  Frank Tanana+
  Jason Thompson
  Frank White
  Carl Yastrzemski*
  Richie Zisk
National League
  Johnny Bench*
  Vida Blue
  Bob Boone
  Larry Bowa
  Jeff Burroughs+
  Ron Cey
  Jack Clark
  Dave Concepcion
  Rollie Fingers
  George Foster
  Steve Garvey
  Ross Grimsley+
  Tommy John+
  Davey Lopes
  Greg Luzinski
  Rick Monday
  Joe Morgan
  Phil Niekro
  Biff Pocoroba
  Terry Puhl+
  Steve Rogers
  Pete Rose
  Tom Seaver+
  Ted Simmons
  Reggie Smith
  Willie Stargell
  Bruce Sutter
  Dave Winfield
  Pat Zachry+
* Named to team but replaced due to injury
+ Did not enter game

Ralph Kiner, right, Pittsburgh Pirate slugger, enjoys a chat with another slugging great, Boston's Ted Williams before the start of the All-Star game at Comiskey Park, Chicago, IL, July 11, 1950.