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All-Star Results - 1981

Game 52
August 9, 1981

 Municipal Stadium, Cleveland Game Final 
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
 National 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 0   5 9 1
 American 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0   4 11 1
 
Pitchers: BLUE (7), Ryan (8), Sulter (9) vs Morris, Barker (3), K.Forsch (5), Norris (6), Davis (7), FINGERS (8), Stieb (8)
Home Runs: Singleton-A, Carter-N (2), Parker-N, Schmidt-N
Attendance: 72,086

Game Recap

The largest crowd in All-Star Game history saw the National League score all of its runs on homers and stretch its winning streak to 10 games. Mike Schmidt's two-run blast in the eighth proved the game winner.

Rosters
American League
  Tony Armas
Len Barker
  Buddy Bell
George Brett
  Rick Burleson
Britt Burns+
  Rod Carew
Doug Corbett+
  Ron Davis
Bucky Dent
  Bo Diaz
Dwight Evans
  Rollie Fingers
Carlton Fisk
  Ken Forsch
Rich Gossage*
  Reggie Jackson
Fred Lynn
  Scott McGregor+
Jack Morris
  Eddie Murray
Mike Norris
  Al Oliver
Tom Paciorek
  Willie Randolph
Ted Simmons
  Ken Singleton
Dave Stieb
  Gorman Thomas
Frank White
  Dave Winfield
National League
  Dusty Baker
Bruce Benedict
  Vida Blue
Bill Buckner
  Steve Carlton+
Gary Carter
  Dave Concepcion
Andre Dawson
  Mike Easler
George Foster
  Phil Garner
Steve Garvey
  Pedro Guerrero
Burt Hooton
  Terry Kennedy
Bob Knepper
  Davey Lopes
Bill Madlock
  Dave Parker
Tim Raines
  Pete Rose
Dick Ruthven
  Nolan Ryan
Mike Schmidt
  Tom Seaver
Ozzie Smith
  Bruce Sutter
Manny Trillo
  Fernando Valenzuela
Bill Madlock
  Davey Lopes
Joel Youngblood
+ Did not enter game
* Named to team but replaced due to injury

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.