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The 1955 All-Star Game was held on Tuesday, July 12, 1955. The National League won the twenty-second midsummer classic by a score of 6 to 5 in 12 innings. The game was held at County Stadium in Milwaukee, WI in front of 45,314 fans.

A full house for the All-Star Game




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[edit] The Teams

[edit] American League

The American League team was led by manager Al Lopez and coaches Tony Cuccinello and Don Gutteridge.

Player Team Position Selection Notes
Bobby Avila Cleveland Indians 2B
Yogi Berra New York Yankees C Fan's Selection
Chico Carrasquel Chicago White Sox SS
Larry Doby Cleveland Indians OF did not play
Dick Donovan Chicago White Sox P did not play
Jim Finigan Kansas City Athletics 3B Fan's Selection
Whitey Ford New York Yankees P
Nellie Fox Chicago White Sox 2B Fan's Selection
Billy Hoeft Detroit Tigers P did not play
Jackie Jensen Boston Red Sox OF
Al Kaline Detroit Tigers OF Fan's Selection
Harvey Kuenn Detroit Tigers SS Fan's Selection
Sherm Lollar Chicago White Sox C did not play
Mickey Mantle New York Yankees OF Fan's Selection
Billy Pierce Chicago White Sox P Fan's Selection
Vic Power Kansas City Athletics 1B
Al Rosen Cleveland Indians 3B
Herb Score Cleveland Indians P did not play
Al Smith Cleveland Indians OF
Frank Sullivan Boston Red Sox P
Bob Turley New York Yankees P did not play
Mickey Vernon Washington Senators 1B Fan's Selection
Ted Williams Boston Red Sox OF Fan's Selection
Jim Wilson Baltimore Orioles P did not play
Early Wynn Cleveland Indians P

[edit] National League

The National League team was led by manager Leo Durocher and coaches Fred Haney and Mayo Smith.

Player Team Position Selection Notes
Hank Aaron Milwaukee Braves OF
Luis Arroyo St. Louis Cardinals P did not play
Gene Baker Chicago Cubs 2B
Ernie Banks Chicago Cubs SS Fan's Selection
Smoky Burgess Cincinnati Redlegs C
Roy Campanella Brooklyn Dodgers C Fan's Selection replaced due to injury
Gene Conley Milwaukee Braves P
Del Crandall Milwaukee Braves C
Del Ennis Philadelphia Phillies OF Fan's Selection
Harvey Haddix St. Louis Cardinals P
Gil Hodges Brooklyn Dodgers 1B
Randy Jackson Chicago Cubs 3B
Sam Jones Chicago Cubs P
Ted Kluszewski Cincinnati Redlegs 1B Fan's Selection
Johnny Logan Milwaukee Braves SS
Stan Lopata Philadelphia Phillies C replaced Campanella
Eddie Mathews Milwaukee Braves 3B Fan's Selection
Willie Mays New York Giants OF
Don Mueller New York Giants OF Fan's Selection
Stan Musial St. Louis Cardinals 1B
Don Newcombe Brooklyn Dodgers P
Joe Nuxhall Cincinnati Redlegs P
Robin Roberts Philadelphia Phillies P Fan's Selection
Red Schoendienst St. Louis Cardinals 2B Fan's Selection
Duke Snider Brooklyn Dodgers OF Fan's Selection
Frank Thomas Pittsburgh Pirates OF

[edit] The Game

[edit] Starting Lineups

American League Batting
Order
National League
Player Position Team Player Position Team
Harvey Kuenn SS Detroit Tigers 1 Red Schoendienst 2B St. Louis Cardinals
Nellie Fox 2B Chicago White Sox 2 Del Ennis OF Philadelphia Phillies
Ted Williams OF Boston Red Sox 3 Duke Snider OF Brooklyn Dodgers
Mickey Mantle OF New York Yankees 4 Ted Kluszewski 1B Cincinnati Redlegs
Yogi Berra C New York Yankees 5 Eddie Mathews 3B Milwaukee Braves
Al Kaline OF Detroit Tigers 6 Don Mueller OF New York Giants
Mickey Vernon 1B Washington Senators 7 Ernie Banks SS Chicago Cubs
Jim Finigan 3B Kansas City Athletics 8 Del Crandall C Milwaukee Braves
Billy Pierce P Chicago White Sox 9 Robin Roberts P Philadelphia Phillies

[edit] Line Score

July 12, 1955 at County Stadium (45314), day game - Retrosheet Boxscore

League 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
American 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 10 2
National 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 1 6 13 1

Pitchers

American: Billy Pierce - Early Wynn - Whitey Ford - Frank Sullivan (L)

National: Robin Roberts - Harvey Haddix - Don Newcombe - Sam Jones - Joe Nuxhall - Gene Conley (W)

Home Runs

American: Mickey Mantle (1st)

National: Stan Musial (12th)

Umpires

HP: Al Barlick (NL), 1B: Hank Soar (AL), 2B: Dusty Boggess (NL), 3B: Bill Summers (AL), LF: Frank Secory, (NL)RF: Ed Runge (AL)

[edit] External Links

  • see this Universal newsreel for game highlights (near the end of the clip) [1]
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