1960 Major League Baseball All-Star Game (first game)

The 1960 Major League Baseball All-Star Game was the 28th playing of the midsummer classic between the all-stars of the American League (AL) and National League (NL), the two leagues comprising Major League Baseball. The game was held on July 11, 1960, at Municipal Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri the home of the Kansas City Athletics of the American League. The game resulted in the National League defeating the American League 5–3.

A second all-star game was played two days later on July 13 at Yankee Stadium in New York City.

1960 Major League Baseball All-Star Game (first game)
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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
National League 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 12 4
American League 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 3 6 1
DateJuly 11, 1960
VenueMunicipal Stadium
CityKansas City, Missouri
Managers
Attendance30,619[1]
TelevisionNBC
TV announcersCurt Gowdy and Russ Hodges
RadioNBC
Radio announcersMerle Harmon and Jack Quinlan

Rosters

Players in italics have since been inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

American League

Starters
Position Player Team All-Star Games
P Bill Monbouquette Red Sox 1
C Yogi Berra Yankees 14
1B Bill Skowron Yankees 5
2B Pete Runnels Red Sox 3
3B Frank Malzone Red Sox 5
SS Ron Hansen Orioles 1
OF Mickey Mantle Yankees 10
OF Roger Maris Yankees 2
OF Minnie Miñoso White Sox 8
Pitchers
Position Player Team All-Star Games
P Gary Bell Indians 1
P Jim Coates Yankees 1
P Bud Daley Athletics 3
P Chuck Estrada Orioles 1
P Whitey Ford Yankees 6
P Frank Lary Tigers 1
P Camilo Pascual-x Senators 2
P Gerry Staley White Sox 3
P Dick Stigman Indians 1
P Early Wynn White Sox 8
Reserves
Position Player Team All-Star Games
C Elston Howard Yankees 4
C Sherm Lollar White Sox 8
1B Jim Gentile Orioles 1
1B Vic Power Indians 5
2B Nellie Fox White Sox 11
3B Brooks Robinson Orioles 1
SS Luis Aparicio White Sox 4
OF Al Kaline Tigers 7
OF Harvey Kuenn Indians 9
OF Jim Lemon-y Senators 1
OF Al Smith White Sox 2
OF Ted Williams Red Sox 18

National League

Starters
Position Player Team All-Star Games
P Bob Friend Pirates 3
C Del Crandall Braves 8
1B Joe Adcock Braves 1
2B Bill Mazeroski Pirates 4
3B Eddie Mathews Braves 8
SS Ernie Banks Cubs 7
OF Hank Aaron Braves 7
OF Willie Mays Giants 8
OF Bob Skinner Pirates 2
Pitchers
Position Player Team All-Star Games
P Bob Buhl Braves 1
P Roy Face Pirates 3
P Bill Henry Reds 1
P Larry Jackson Cardinals 3
P Vern Law Pirates 1
P Mike McCormick Giants 1
P Lindy McDaniel Cardinals 1
P Johnny Podres Dodgers 2
P Stan Williams Dodgers 1
Reserves
Position Player Team All-Star Games
C Ed Bailey Reds 3
C Smoky Burgess Pirates 4
1B Norm Larker Dodgers 1
1B Bill White Cardinals 3
2B Charlie Neal Dodgers 2
2B Tony Taylor Phillies 1
3B Ken Boyer Cardinals 4
SS Dick Groat Pirates 3
OF Orlando Cepeda Giants 3
OF Roberto Clemente Pirates 1
OF Stan Musial Cardinals 18
OF Vada Pinson Reds 3
    • -x – Injured and could not play
    • -y – Injury replacement

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Game

Umpires: Jim Honochick, Home Plate (AL); Tom Gorman, First Base (NL); Nestor Chylak, Second Base (AL); Dusty Boggess, Third Base (NL); Johnny Stevens, Left Field (AL); Vinnie Smith, Right Field (NL)

Starting Lineups

American League National League
Order Player Team Position Order Player Team Position
1 Minnie Miñoso White Sox LF 1 Willie Mays Giants CF
2 Frank Malzone Red Sox 3B 2 Bob Skinner Pirates LF
3 Roger Maris Yankees RF 3 Eddie Mathews Braves 3B
4 Mickey Mantle Yankees CF 4 Hank Aaron Braves RF
5 Bill Skowron Yankees 1B 5 Ernie Banks Cubs SS
6 Yogi Berra Yankees C 6 Joe Adcock Braves 1B
7 Pete Runnels Red Sox 2B 7 Bill Mazeroski Pirates 2B
8 Ron Hansen Orioles SS 8 Del Crandall Braves C
9 Bill Monbouquette Red Sox P 9 Bob Friend Pirates P

Game Summary

Monday, July 11, 1960 2:00 pm (CT) at Municipal Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
National League 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 12 4
American League 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 3 6 1
WP: Bob Friend (1–0)   LP: Bill Monbouquette (0–1)
Home runs:
NL: Ernie Banks (1), Del Crandall (1)
AL: Al Kaline (1)

References

  1. ^ a b "1960 All-Star Game". Baseball Almanac. Archived from the original on December 27, 2008. Retrieved May 24, 2015.

External links

1960 Major League Baseball All-Star Game

1960 Major League Baseball All-Star Game may refer to:

The 1960 Major League Baseball All-Star Game (first game), a 5–3 victory for the National League over the American League

The 1960 Major League Baseball All-Star Game (second game), a 6–0 victory for the National League over the American League

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