Here's video of Tyler Clippard throwing his second pitch to the backstop in the 5th inning of the All-Star Game last night; Reds catcher Devin Mesocaro played the carom perfectly and nearly picked off Alexei Ramirez at third.
Here's Clippard on the ASG experience, via the Washington Post:
"It’s such a whirlwind. It goes by so fast. Both experiences are just unbelievable. Sitting out in the bullpen and talking to the guys about how they hold their pitches, facing all these all-stars and how good they are what they throw, how they want to pitch these guys. I could talk all day to these guys and try to pick their brain. I was watching [Clayton] Kershaw warm up in the bullpen, trying to just get something from him. Stuff like that, when you’re involved in these games, that’s what’s special about it." (Tyler Clippard, via Washington Post, 716/2014)
At least Clippard got Miguel Cabrera to fly out to end the threat in the fifth: