2003 AAA All-Star Game
The Pacific Coast League served as the home team. The PCL All-Stars were managed by Rick Sweet of the Portland Beavers. His assistants were Jim Eppard of the Salt Lake Stingers and Dyar Miller of the Memphis Redbirds. The International League team was managed by Marc Bombard of the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons. Bobby Floyd of the Norfolk Tides and Omar Malave of the Syracuse SkyChiefs served as his coaches. The game was broadcast on ESPN2 with Bob Carpenter, Buck Martinez and Lesley Swanson calling the game.
In the highest scoring AAA All-Star Game to date the International League team scored in seven different innings. The Pacific Coast League was able to keep pace with the IL through the early innings as the fifth inning started 6-5 lead for the PCL. But the IL took the lead with a 3 run fifth and were able to keep the PCL in check on their way to a 13-9 victory. The game saw six home runs as Lou Collier, Johnny Estrada, Anton French, Jason Jones, Rene Reyes and Jason Smith all went yard. Sam Marsonek of the Columbus Clippers got the win while the loss was given to Jason Ryan of the hometown Redbirds.
The Stars of Stars Awards were given to the game MVP from each team. The International League award went to Johnny Estrada of the Richmond Braves who went 3-3 with 3 RBI, 2 runs scored and a home run. Jason Jones of the Oklahoma Redhawks won the award for the PCL going 1-2 with a home run and 3 RBI.
|Pacific Coast League|
|Anton French||CF||Pawtucket Red Sox||1||Bernie Castro||2B||Portland Beavers|
|Lou Collier||LF||Pawtucket Red Sox||2||Alfredo Amezaga||SS||Salt Lake Stingers|
|Chase Utley||2B||Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons||3||Terrmel Sledge||CF||Edmonton Trappers|
|Brandon Larson||DH||Louisville Bats||4||Robert Stratton||DH||Albuquerque Isotopes|
|Ross Gload||1B||Charlotte Knights||5||Bubba Crosby||LF||Las Vegas 51s|
|Johnny Estrada||C||Richmond Braves||6||Garrett Atkins||3B||Colorado Springs Sky Sox|
|Alex Escobar||RF||Buffalo Bisons||7||Tagg Bozied||1B||Portland Beavers|
|Jason Smith||SS||Durham Bulls||8||Pat Borders||C||Tacoma Rainiers|
|Travis Chapman||3B||Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons||9||Rene Reyes||LF||Colorado Springs Sky Sox|
|Ryan Madson||P||Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons||SP||Justin Duchscherer||P||Sacramento River Cats|
|AAA All-Star Game|