Tuesday, July 15, 1986, Astrodome
Attendance: 45,774, Time of Game: 2:28
AL 3, NL 2
|1981 by Jim Accordino (Fernando Warming Up) via Wikimedia Commons|
Carl Hubbell struck out five Hall of Famers consecutively in 1934 All Star game. Thursday, July 16, 2015
Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and Jimmie Foxx to end the first inning. Then Al Simmons and Joe Cronin to start the second...
... some of the reaction to the 2015 All Star game...
Fox and MLB Network announcers were practically orgasmic because in the 6th inning New York Met pitcher Jacob deGrom had struck out all three AL batters faced on only 10 pitches. However, deGrom faced Stephen Vogt, Jason Kipnis, Jose Iglesias. None of deGrom's pitches were struck...
King Carl still reigns.
Valenzuela struck out one Hall of Famer: Cal Ripken. Plus one pitcher. Like Hubbell, Valenzuela had no strike outs in his third inning.