Former Chiefs in MLB All-Star Game

With the Sunday night announcements of the 2014 MLB All-Star Teams, the Chiefs will have four former players on rosters for the first time ever. This ASG will also be the first time former Chiefs have started on both teams (Josh Donaldson & Yadier Molina). Below is a table listing all the former Chiefs who were named to MLB All-Star Games and their results from the game.

YEAR PLAYER TEAM Game Result Notes
1986 WALLY JOYNER  ANGELS 0-1 STARTING 1B
1988 RAFAEL PALMEIRO CUBS 0-0, BB
1988 GREG MADDUX CUBS DNP
1989 DEVON WHITE ANGELS 0-1
1991 RAFAEL PALMEIRO RANGERS 0-0, BB
1992 GREG MADDUX CUBS 1.1 IP, 1H, 1R, 1HRA
1993 MARK GRACE CUBS 0-3 STARTING DH
1993 DEVON WHITE BLUE JAYS  1-2, 2B, R, RBI, SB
1994 GREG MADDUX BRAVES 3IP, 3H, 1R, 2K STARTING P
1995 MARK GRACE CUBS 0-0
1995 GREG MADDUX BRAVES DNP
1995 HEATH SLOCUMB PHILLIES 1IP, 1H, 0R, 2K WIN
1996 GREG MADDUX BRAVES DNP
1997 MARK GRACE CUBS 0-1
1997 GREG MADDUX BRAVES 2IP, 2H, 1R, 1HR STARTING P
1998 RAFAEL PALMEIRO ORIOLES  2-2, R, RBI
1998 DEVON WHITE DIAMONDBACKS  3-3, 3B, R
1998 GREG MADDUX BRAVES 2IP, 3H, 1BB, 1K STARTING P
1999 RAFAEL PALMEIRO RANGERS  1-2, RBI STARTING DH
2000 JOE GIRARDI CUBS DNP
2000 GREG MADDUX BRAVES DNP
2001 ALBERT PUJOLS CARDINALS 0-0 BB
2003 ALBERT PUJOLS CARDINALS  1-3, RBI STARTING LF
2004 ALBERT PUJOLS CARDINALS  2-3, 2 2B, 2RBI STARTING 1B
2004 JACK WILSON PIRATES 0-2
2005 ALBERT PUJOLS CARDINALS  1-2 STARTING DH
2006 ALBERT PUJOLS CARDINALS 0-3, K STARTING 1B
2007 PLACIDO POLANCO TIGERS 0-1 STARTING 2B
2007 ALBERT PUJOLS CARDINALS DNP
2007 DANNY HAREN A’S 2IP, 2H, 1R, 1BB, 2K STARTING P
2008 ALBERT PUJOLS CARDINALS  2-3 STARTING DH
2008 DANNY HAREN DIAMONDBACKS 2IP, 2H, 0R, 1BB, 2K HOLD
2009 ALBERT PUJOLS CARDINALS 0-3 STARTING 1B
2009 YADIER MOLINA CARDINALS 1-2, R, RBI STARTING C
2009 DANNY HAREN DIAMONDBACKS 1IP, 1H, 0R, 0K
2010 ALBERT PUJOLS CARDINALS 0-2, K STARTING 1B
2010 YADIER MOLINA CARDINALS  1-1 STARTING C
2011 YADIER MOLINA CARDINALS  1-1
2011 PLACIDO POLANCO  PHILLIES DNP
2012 YADIER MOLINA CARDINALS DNP
2013 YADIER MOLINA CARDINALS 0-2 STARTING C
2014 YADIER MOLINA CARDINALS STARTING C
2014 JOSH DONALDSON A’S STARTING 3B
2014 JOSH HARRISON PIRATES
2014 JEFF SAMARDZIJA CUBS/A’S

Donaldson is the 9th different Chiefs player to be named a starter. Albert Pujols leads the way with 7 starts while 2014 will be the 4th for Yadier Molina. Greg Maddux made three starts while Placido Polanco, Danny Haren, Rafael Palmeiro, Mark Grace and Wally Joyner had one start each.

Pujols leads the way with 6 hits in 19 AB while Devon White has 4 hits and both Palmeiro and Molina have 3 each. Maddux threw 8.1 inning while Haren has 5 IP.

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