The Major League Baseball All-Star Game, also known as the "Midsummer Classic", is an annual professional baseball game sanctioned by Major League Baseball (MLB) contested between the All-Stars from the American League (AL) and National League (NL), currently selected by fans for starting fielders, by managers for pitchers, and by managers and players for versant.us event: July 9, (Progressive Field, . [ MLB All-Star Game] This tape features a recap of the Major League Baseball All-Star game held in Kansas City, Missouri at Royals Stadium. We follow both the American League and National League on their quest for glory. New York Mets player and baseball legend Willie Mays makes his final All-Star appearance. All-Star Game. In the Midsummer Classic celebrated it's 40th Anniversary with a game that was special as it marked the final All-Star appearance of Willie Mays who many consider to be the greatest all-round performer in All-Star history. Revisit baseball's best with versant.us's MLB All-Star Game Rosters, covering every All-Star player since The American League could muster just one run in a drubbing at the hands of the National League. Bobby Bonds replaced starter Billy Williams in the fourth inning and then proceeded to smack a. The MLB All-Star Game is coming back to Cleveland! The Indians and Progressive Field will play host to the Midsummer Classic at newly renovated Progressive Field, giving the organization an opportunity showcase our revitalized city and incredible ballpark. The Tribe and city of Cleveland last played. With Curt Gowdy, Jim Simpson, Tony Kubek, Maury Wills. > All-Star Game Box Score, July Full Site Menu. Return to Top; Yesterday's MLB Games, Scores from any date in MLB history, MLB Probable Pitchers, MLB Schedule; MLB Standings. AL Standings, NL Standings, Standings for any date in history, MLB Playoffs. World.
The Indians and Progressive Field will play host to the Midsummer Classic at newly renovated Progressive Field, giving the organization an opportunity showcase our revitalized city and incredible ballpark. Hidden categories: Webarchive template wayback links Use mdy dates from November Pages using deprecated image syntax Articles to be expanded from July All articles to be expanded Articles with empty sections from July All articles with empty sections Articles using small message boxes. Hank Aaron. In the next inning, the National League takes the lead off of a number of base hits from Cesar Cedeno and Hank Aaron. Sparky Anderson. Namespaces Article Talk.
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While the starters were elected by the fans, the batting orders and starting pitchers were selected by the managers. Genre Sports Nonfiction. Carlton Fisk. Catfish Hunter was removed from the game in the second inning after Billy Williams hit a line drive that hit Hunter's right hand, breaking his thumb. The game usually occurs on either the second or third Tuesday in July , and is meant to mark a symbolic halfway-point in the MLB season though not the mathematical halfway-point which, for most seasons, is usually found within the previous calendar week. Bob Watson. Joe Morgan. The narrator then mentions nearly every player involved in the game today. Tied in the bottom of the seventh, Alomar stepped to the plate with two down and a runner in scoring position.