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Updated Jul 15, 2014 - 10:12 am

Arizona Diamondbacks All-Star Game history: By the Numbers

Including Tuesday night's affair in Minnesota, the Arizona Diamondbacks have been around for 17 All-Star Games.

Though their tradition in the game is not at all comparable to teams that have been around longer, they have certainly had a solid presence in the Midsummer Classic over the years.

Below is a look at how the team's representatives have performed, by the numbers:


0

The Diamondbacks have yet to have a player hit a home run in an All-Star Game.

1

The Diamondbacks have sent an All-Star from every position on the field save for one: shortstop.


3

D-backs hitters have knocked in three All-Star runs, with Steve Finley (2000), Damian Miller (2002) and Luis Gonzalez (2005) each collecting an RBI.

3 Part II

Devon White was the first All-Star in Diamondbacks history, and the outfielder represented the team well with three hits in the 1998 game.


.414

Diamondbacks have gone 12-for-29 in All-Star Games for a combined average of .414.


7

The Diamondbacks have sent seven pitchers to the All-Star Game.

8

Of every player the D-backs have sent to the All-Star Game, eight have returned to at least one more while still with Arizona.


20

A total of 20 different players have appeared in an All-Star Game in a D-backs uniform.

54.00

Byung-Hyun Kim appeared in the 2002 All-Star Game, allowing two runs on three hits in two-thirds of an inning for an ERA of 54.00.

2001

Paul Goldschmidt is the first D-back to start the game since Luis Gonzalez did so in 2001. Including Goldschmidt, seven times has a D-back been on the field when the game began.

About the Author


School: University of Arizona

When you started with Bonneville Phoenix: Fall 2008, right before Cardinals Super Bowl run

Favorite sports memory: Being at Game 7 of the 2001 World Series with my dad

Favorite all-time athlete: Larry Centers

Favorite sports movies: The Sandlot, Rookie of the Year, Jerry Maguire

Most crushing sports moment: Grew up in Arizona and went to UA from 2002-06. In short, there are too many to name just one.

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