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The six most fun All-Star Game moments since 2000

MIAMI, FL - JULY 11: Yadier Molina #4 of the St. Louis Cardinals jokes with Francisco Lindor #12 of the Cleveland Indians as he rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during the 88th MLB All-Star Game at Marlins Park on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Kelly Gavin/MLB Photos via Getty Images) (Kelly Gavin/Getty Images)

The All-Star Game is Tuesday, and it is the crown jewel of outrageous summer fun. That's because the All-Star Game is the Major League version of a block party on a ballfield. While there are the big moments like game-winning homers and shutdown innings from the best relievers in the game, those aren't the ones that made me smile. I prefer the moments that remind me of playing in the backyard with friends.
So, here are the six most fun ASG moments since 2000.