As Major League Baseball prepares to host the 86th All-Star Game on Tuesday night, looks back at some of the most memorable moments in the history of the Midsummer Classic. Among those below are Babe Ruth's home run in the inaugural All-Star Game in 1933, Bo Jackson's leadoff homer in 1989, Pedro Martinez's heroics before the home fans at Fenway Park in 1999 and Derek Jeter's farewell in 2014. For more glimpses into American and world history, visit

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