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

1960 Major League Baseball All-Star Game (first game)
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
Date July 11, 1960
Venue Municipal Stadium
City Kansas City, Missouri
Attendance 30,619[1]
Television NBC
TV announcers Curt Gowdy and Russ Hodges
Radio NBC
Radio announcers Merle Harmon and Jack Quinlan

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, New York.


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

American League

PositionPlayerTeamAll-Star Games
PBill MonbouquetteRed Sox1
CYogi BerraYankees14
1BBill SkowronYankees5
2BPete RunnelsRed Sox3
3BFrank MalzoneRed Sox5
SSRon HansenOrioles1
OFMickey MantleYankees10
OFRoger MarisYankees2
OFMinnie MiñosoWhite Sox8
PositionPlayerTeamAll-Star Games
PGary BellIndians1
PJim CoatesYankees1
PBud DaleyAthletics3
PChuck EstradaOrioles1
PWhitey FordYankees6
PFrank LaryTigers1
PCamilo Pascual-xSenators2
PGerry StaleyWhite Sox3
PDick StigmanIndians1
PEarly WynnWhite Sox8
PositionPlayerTeamAll-Star Games
CElston HowardYankees4
CSherm LollarWhite Sox8
1BJim GentileOrioles1
1BVic PowerIndians5
2BNellie FoxWhite Sox11
3BBrooks RobinsonOrioles1
SSLuis AparicioWhite Sox4
OFAl KalineTigers7
OFHarvey KuennIndians9
OFJim Lemon-ySenators1
OFAl SmithWhite Sox2
OFTed WilliamsRed Sox18

National League

PositionPlayerTeamAll-Star Games
PBob FriendPirates3
CDel CrandallBraves8
1BJoe AdcockBraves1
2BBill MazeroskiPirates4
3BEddie MathewsBraves8
SSErnie BanksCubs7
OFHank AaronBraves7
OFWillie MaysGiants8
OFBob SkinnerPirates2
PositionPlayerTeamAll-Star Games
PBob BuhlBraves1
PRoy FacePirates3
PBill HenryReds1
PLarry JacksonCardinals3
PVern LawPirates1
PMike McCormickGiants1
PLindy McDanielCardinals1
PJohnny PodresDodgers2
PStan WilliamsDodgers1
PositionPlayerTeamAll-Star Games
CEd BaileyReds3
CSmoky BurgessPirates4
1BNorm LarkerDodgers1
1BBill WhiteCardinals3
2BCharlie NealDodgers2
2BTony TaylorPhillies1
3BKen BoyerCardinals4
SSDick GroatPirates3
OFOrlando CepedaGiants3
OFRoberto ClementePirates1
OFStan MusialCardinals18
OFVada PinsonReds3



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 LeagueNational League
1Minnie MiñosoWhite SoxLF1Willie MaysGiantsCF
2Frank MalzoneRed Sox3B2Bob SkinnerPiratesLF
3Roger MarisYankeesRF3Eddie MathewsBraves3B
4Mickey MantleYankeesCF4Hank AaronBravesRF
5Bill SkowronYankees1B5Ernie BanksCubsSS
6Yogi BerraYankeesC6Joe AdcockBraves1B
7Pete RunnelsRed Sox2B7Bill MazeroskiPirates2B
8Ron HansenOriolesSS8Del CrandallBravesC
9Bill MonbouquetteRed SoxP9Bob FriendPiratesP

Game Summary

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
National 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 12 4
American 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)


  1. 1 2 "1960 All-Star Game". Baseball Almanac. Archived from the original on December 27, 2008. Retrieved May 24, 2015.

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