2008 MLB All-Star game to be hosted by...

Major League Baseball's 2008 All-Star Game will be played at Yankee Stadium. It's the fourth All-Star game at The House that Ruth Built. It was also the site of the All-Star games in 1939, 1960 and 1977.

  • at East 161st Street and River Avenue in The Bronx
  • opened on April 18, 1923
  • renovations during the 1974-1975 seasons (Yankees relocated to Shea Stadium)
  • reopened with an entirely new look in April 1976

the first night game was played at Yankee Stadium in 1946

Yankee Stadium will close in 2008 (the New Yankee Stadium will open in a different location in the Bronx)

Shea Stadium will also close in 2008 (Mets moving to Citi Field)

2008 Major League Baseball All-Star Game
July 10 in San Francisco at AT&T Park, home of the Giants

The 2009 game will be played in St. Louis, Missouri.