The World team padded its lead with two more runs, off U.S. pitchers Clayton Kershaw and Collin Balester. Kershaw started the inning, and James Van Ostrand led off with a home run, followed by Alcides Escobar grounding out to second. Gorkys Hernandez walked, Elvis Andrus struck out, and then Balester came in. He gave up a double to Wladimir Balentien that scored Hernandez, then struck out Joey Votto to end the inning. Kershaw was consistently at 94-96 mph, while Balester ranged anywhere from 92-96 mph in his short stint, sitting mostly at 94.