NEW YORK —
Ten pitchers combined a three-hitter and the 43-year-old Rivera, who is retiring at the end of the season, remained unscored on in nine All-Star innings. Rivera won the MVP award.
The only older pitcher to appear in an
Rivera was left alone on the field for a 90-second standing ovation, waving his cap to the crowd and touching it to his heart as the other All-Stars watched from the dugout railing and applauded.
Bautista had a sacrifice fly in the fourth off Patrick Corbin that stopped the AL's 17-inning scoreless streak. Hardy added a run-scoring grounder in the fifth against
"A little tight. I didn't want to aggravate it and just try to play through a situation," Cano said. "Nothing bad."
Before a record crowd of 45,186 at
Harvey was followed by
Hardy hit a grounder to second baseman
The NL had won three in a row after losing the first seven games after