One of the things I relish most about experiencing baseball live and in person is the ever-present possibility that I might see something special. Maybe something that’s never been done. Maybe something historic. Everyday baseball is full of possibilities like that. Postseason baseball of course creates special opportunities for it. And the All-Star Game produces a unique set of circumstances that pretty much nearly guarantees something special.
Put the All-Star Game in Yankee Stadium, in the final year of the building’s existence, and you create an even more unique situation.
But ultimately it was the play on the field that distinguished the 79th All Star Game as an unbelievable “I-was-there!” experience.
And yes, I was there… (click title above to read more)