The boys of summer get a brief respite from hardball during All-Star Week, except, of course, for those selected to play in the Midsummer Classic. Take a photo tour of recent National-American tilts, then for the full disclosure on the 2009 All-Star Game in St. Louis click here.

2007 All-Star Game, San Francisco

Hall of Famer Willie Mays of the Giants is honored prior to the playing of the 78th game, at AT&T Park. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)