Ortiz Send-Off At All-Stars Game / by Leilani Ioane

All-Star Game 2016: American League Vs National League

American League wins (4-2)

Petco Park, San Diego

On what turned out to be a glorious Tuesday night in San Diego’s East Village quickly became a royal affair, as Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez both homered in a three-run second inning, sending the Red Sox icon David Ortiz off with a victory in his final All-Star Game.

An All-Star moment playing in his final Midsummer Classic, 10-time All-Star David Ortiz walked in the third and was removed for a pinch-runner to a standing ovation from fans and players alike.

MVP: Eric Hosmer (KC)

Derby Winner: Giancarlo Stanton 

Top Vote Getter: Salvador Perez 4,965,838

Stadium: Petco Park

AL Starter: Chris Sale 

AL Manager: Ned Yost 

NL Starter: Johnny Cueto

NL Manager: Terry Collins 

These are a few All-Star games that have occurred in years earlier. For more game history and results check out http://m.mlb.com/history/all-star-game/ 

These are a few All-Star games that have occurred in years earlier. For more game history and results check out http://m.mlb.com/history/all-star-game/