Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Ortiz 1-for-2 in AL's All-Star Game loss
By Dan Peterson
David Ortiz flies out to left in the second inning at the All-Star Game on Tuesday night.
David Ortiz started at designated hitter and batted seventh for the American League All-Stars on Tuesday night, going 1-for-2 with a single in the National League's 8-0 victory at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.
The AL was already down 5-0 when Ortiz came to the plate for the first time in the bottom of the second. Facing NL starter Matt Cain of the San Francisco Giants, Ortiz flied out to left field to end the inning.