July 11, 2006
PNC Park, Pittsburgh
American League 3, National League 2
This was the first year of the annual pre-game All-Star parade, where the stars and their significant others (like Ichiro’s wife Yumiko, above) ride through town in pickup trucks. In the ensuing game he went 0-for-3 with a strikeout.
Read more about the 2006 All-Star Game here.